Hadoop User Group UK #2

Welcome to the next Hadoop User Group UK meetup.

Preliminary schedule

10.00: Welcome and introduction

10.15: Practical MapReduce (Tom White, Cloudera)

11.00: Introducing Apache Mahout (Isabel Drost, ASF)

11.45: Short break

12.00: Terrier (Iadh Ounis and Craig Macdonald, University of Glasgow)

12.45: Lunch (Free pizza, thanks Sun!)

13.45: Having fun with PageRank and MapReduce (Paolo Castagna, HP)

14.30: Apache HBase (Michael Stack, Powerset)

15.15: Short break

15.30: Lightning talks, networking, drinking beer

17.00: Wandering to a nearby pub


14th April 2009, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.


Sun's Customer Briefing Centre London
Sun Microsystems Ltd.
Regis House
45 King William Street

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