Hadoop Digest, May 2010

Big news: HBase and Avro have become Apache’s Top Level Projects (TLPs)! The initial discussion happened when our previous Hadoop Digest was published, so you can find links to the threads there. The question of whether to become a TLP […]

Mahout Digest, May 2010

As we reported in our previous Digest, Mahout was approved by the board to become Top Level Project (TLP) and TLP-related preparations kept Mahout developers busy in May. Mahout mailing lists (user- and dev-) were moved to their new addresses […]

Solr Digest, May 2010

May’s Solr Digest brings another review of interesting Solr developments and a short look at current state of Solr’s branches and versions. Confused about which versions to use and which to avoid? Don’t worry, many people are.  We’ll try to […]

Nutch Digest, May 2010

With May being almost over, it’s time for our regular monthly Nutch Digest. As you know, Nutch became a top-level project and first related changes are already visible/applied. The Nutch site was moved to its new home at nutch.apache.org and […]

Berlin Buzzwords

June is approaching, and that means Berlin Buzzwords is near.  Here at Sematext we are looking forward to Berlin this year, as we’ll be both at the Cloudera Hadoop training (and getting certified), plus attending Berlin Buzzwords. With this guest […]

Mahout Digest, April 2010

April was a busy month here at Sematext, so we are a few days late with our April Mahout Digest, but better late than never! The Board has approved Mahout to become Top Level Project (TLP) at the Apache Software […]