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Blog Archive for tomwhite during July 2007

I've raved about the MapReduce parallel programming model in the past, and Apache Hadoop (the framework for running MapReduce applications), and Amazon's compute and storage webservices (EC2 and S3). Now I've written an article - Running Hadoop MapReduce on Amazon EC2 and Amazon S3 - about using them all together to do some data crunching. The nice thing is that you can fire up a fair sized...