October was a big month for TriHUG! We were very fortunate to have Doug Cutting, the founder of Hadoop, Lucene, Nutch and Avro, and Chief Architect at Cloudera, come present to a packed house at Bronto HQ.
Bronto is a proud sponsor and supporter of the Triangle Hadoop Users Group (TriHUG). Now over 400 members, TriHUG regularly hosts speakers from across the country, with topics related to the Hadoop ecosystem and large scale distributed systems in general. Talks are held at Bronto HQ in Durham, NC
Our July TriHUG meetup featured Keys Botzum from MapR Technologies talking shop about Apache Drill. Based on the Google Dremel paper, Drill is an incubating Apache project, led by contributors from MapR, Microsoft, Hortonworks and Oracle, with TriHUG’s own Grant Ingersoll as a mentor. Continue reading