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An IT Worker's Lament: Holiday Time = Upgrades and Maintenance

An IT Worker's Lament: Holiday Time = Upgrades and Maintenance

Monday, December 23. The office is buzzing, at least from the people that didn’t take off the whole week. No one can concentrate, it’s almost time for presents and food,...

Why Santa needs Big Data

Why Santa needs Big Data

Now, Hadoop! Now, SQL! Now, NOSQL, and Opensource! On, Cloud technology! On, Apps! On, SaaS, and Infrastructure!

Creating hadoop test environment with ansible and vagrant

Creating hadoop test environment with ansible and vagrant

As you know, Hadoop can be downright painful to code. However one of our DevOps, Leonid Mirsky, has done a great job writing a tutorial for creating a test environment...