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Parsing AWS CloudTrail Log Files

Parsing AWS CloudTrail Log Files

Amazon’s CloudTrail is a service that logs AWS activity. However, these logs need some preparation before they can be analyzed. In this post, we’ll see how to parse these log...

Amazon EMR vs. Xplenty

Amazon EMR vs. Xplenty

Amazon launched Elastic Map Reduce (EMR) to make Hadoop easier, but there were still too many Hadoop hoops to jump through before processing Big Data. That’s why we founded Xplenty....

What's the Cheapest Way to Store Big Data in the Cloud?

What's the Cheapest Way to Store Big Data in the Cloud?

There are three ways to collect data on the cloud: storing it directly in the database, uploading log files, or logging via S3/CloudFront. Although we reviewed the pros and cons...