Materials for the Hadoop workshop at CASCON

This is the syllabus for the workshop I'm chairing at CASCON 2011 with @mariusbutuc and @bsteinfe. If you're interested, you can also take the course at your own pace online at BigDataUniversity. SSH Attendees will be provided with access to machines running Hadoop in a cloud environment. The necessary SSH credentials will be provided in … Continue reading Materials for the Hadoop workshop at CASCON

Chairing a Hadoop workshop at CASCON 2011

I'll be chairing the Crunching Big Data in the Cloud with Hadoop and BigInsights workshop at CASCON 2011 in Toronto on Wednesday, November 9th. @BSteinfe and @MariusButuc will be joining me as co-chairs. The workshop will be an all day hands-on introduction to Hadoop, HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, and JAQL. The plan is to have ready Hadoop clusters … Continue reading Chairing a Hadoop workshop at CASCON 2011

CASCON Deploying MediaWiki with DB2 in the Cloud workshop

I'm hosting a workshop today at CASCON. The resources for it are below. Materials Presentation (PDF, Slideshare) Exercises (PDF, Slideshare) Resources IBM Smart Business Develop & Test on IBM Cloud Amazon Web Services (AWS) Rightscale MediaWiki Manual: IBM DB2 Downloads MediaWiki 1.16 build with DB2 support IBM Data Server Driver for ODBC and CLI IBM … Continue reading CASCON Deploying MediaWiki with DB2 in the Cloud workshop