Introducing Cloud MapReduce

The following post is the introduction to Cloud MapReduce (CMR) written by Huan Liu, CMR’s main author and the Research Manager at Accenture Technology Labs. MapReduce is a programming model (borrowed from functional programming languages) and its associated implementation, and […]

Mahout Digest, February 2010

Last month we published the Lucene Digest, followed by the Solr Digest, and wrapped the month with the HBase Digest (just before Yahoo posted their report showing Cassandra beating HBase in their benchmarks!).  We are starting February with a fresh […]

Solr Digest, January 2010

Similar to our Lucene Digest post , we’ll occasionally cover recent developments in the  Solr world. Although Solr 1.4 was released only two months ago, work on new features for 1.5 (located in the svn trunk) is in full gear: […]

Lucene Digest, January 2010

In this debut Lucene Digest post we’ll cover some of the recent interesting happenings in Lucene-land. For anyone who missed it, Lucene 3.0.0 is out (November 2009).  The difference between 3.0.0 and the previous release is that 3.0.0 has no […]

Lucene TLP Digests

We promised we’d blog more in 2010.  One of the things you’ll see on this blog in 2010 are regularly irregular periodic Digests of interesting or significant development in various projects under the Lucene Top Level Project.  The thinking is […]