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Bellevue, WA | July 19, 2012 | 1:00pm – 5:00pm PT

This half-day session takes place July 19, 2012. This tutorial is for anyone wishing to get started with Apache Hadoop. The tutorial will help answer the questions:

  • What is Hadoop?
  • When is Hadoop appropriate?
  • What are people using Hadoop for?
  • How does Hadoop fit into our existing environment?

Who should attend?

This session is appropriate for developers, system administrators, managers, architects, or anyone who wants to jump start their adventure with Hadoop. Prior Hadoop knowledge is not required.

What will the tutorial cover?

Why Hadoop?

  • The motivation for Hadoop
  • What problems exist with ‘traditional’ large-scale computing systems
  • How Hadoop is different

Basic concepts of Hadoop

What Hadoop is

What features the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) provides

The concepts behind MapReduce

How a Hadoop cluster operates

Hadoop Solutions

The most common problems Hadoop can solve

The types of analytics often performed with Hadoop

Where the data comes from

The benefits of analyzing data with Hadoop

Real-world Hadoop use cases

The Hadoop Ecosystem

What other projects exist around core Hadoop

The differences between Hive and Pig

When to use HBase

How Flume and Sqoop are used to injest data into a Hadoop cluster

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