Meet up

Hadoop User Group Meeting

Tuesday, 19th August at Sekforde Street, London

This meetup was organised by HUGUK: Hadoop User Group UK in August 2008

Overview

Dumbo: Hadoop streaming made elegant and easy



Klaas Bosteels

Klaas Bosteels is a Hadoop expert and works at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Ghent University, where he is working towards a Ph.D. degree as a member of the Fuzziness and Uncertainty Modelling Research Group, in close


Distributed Lucene for Hadoop



Mark Butler

Mark Butler has a varied background in computer science research, having worked on distributed systems, computational biology, software for formulating consumer products, the mobile web and the semantic web. He has a PhD in Computer Science and is


Hadoop overview



Doug Cutting

Doug Cutting has worked on search technology for 20 years. This includes five years at Xerox PARC, three years at Apple, and over four years at Excite. In 1998 he wrote Lucene, an open-source search library which became an Apache project in 2001. In


Welcome at the Hadoop UK UG Meeting 2008



Martin Dittus

Martin is a software developer at Last.fm, and has been using Hadoop since he joined the company in 2006.


History of Hadoop at Last.fm



Martin Dittus

Martin is a software developer at Last.fm, and has been using Hadoop since he joined the company in 2006.


Hadoop usage at Last.fm



Martin Dittus

Martin is a software developer at Last.fm, and has been using Hadoop since he joined the company in 2006.


Deploying Apache Hadoop with Smartfrog



Julio Guijarro

Julio Guijarro is one of the main architects of SmartFrog, leads its open source project and manages a team of engineers in Bangalore. Julio is an expert in configuration, deployment and management of distributed systems, areas and Telecom systems.


Steve Loughran

Steve Loughran is an expert in building, deploying and testing distributed computing systems. He works at HP Laboratories, Bristol, on deploying applications on dynamically allocated datacentre infrastructure; one of the core applications used, Sm


Using Nutch and Hadoop for Natural Language Processing



Miles Osborne

Miles Osborne is a Senior Lecturer at Edinburgh University and co-lead the Edinburgh Machine Translation Group. His main research interests are machine learning, machine translation and more recently, dealing with Blog posts.


Hadoop: Lessons learned at Last.fm



Johan Oskarsson

Johan is a Java developer at Last.fm and a Apache Hadoop Core committer.


Hadoop at Last.fm: Radio Log Analysis for A/B Tests



Elias Pampalk

Elias joined Last.fm's data and recommendation team in 2007 and loves Hadoop.


PostgreSQL to HBase Replication



Tim Sell

Tim Sell is a software developer at Last.fm, and a curious observer of the HBase subproject of Hadoop.


Hadoop Web Services on Amazon S3/EC2



Tom White

Tom White is one of the foremost experts on Hadoop. He has been an Apache Hadoop committer since February 2007, and is a Member of the Apache Software Foundation. Tom is a software engineer at Cloudera, where he has worked, since its foundation, on t


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