Extending Hadoop Metrics

Here at Sematext we really like performance metrics and we like HBase.  We like them so much we’ve created a service for HBase Performance Monitoring (and for Solr, too).  In the process we’ve done some experiments with Hadoop and HBase […]

Flume and HBase Integration

This quick How-To post will teach you how to use HBase sink(s) in Flume. There are currently two generic HBase sinks available: hbase() and attr2hbase(). The former requires one to be more explicit when providing mapping from event data to […]

HBase Backup Options

If you are thinking about using HBase you will likely want to understand HBase backup options.  I know we did, so let us share what we found.  Please let us know what we missed and what you use for HBase […]