Cloudera and Cask

Mike Olson

Apache Hadoop is just about ten years old, and has come so far in that decade that it’s nearly impossible to recognize. It’s still a hugely powerful, remarkably scalable platform for storing, processing and analyzing big data. It’s grown well beyond its original HDFS-and-MapReduce roots, though, and is now taking on real-time, stream processing and … Read more


How-to: Install and Use Cask Data Application Platform in Your Enterprise Data Hub

Cloudera customers can now install, launch, and monitor CDAP directly from Cloudera Manager. Today we are very happy to introduce the integration of the Cloudera Enterprise Data Hub Edition (EDH) and the Cask Data Application Platform (CDAP). CDAP is an integrated platform for developers and organization to build, deploy and manage data applications on Hadoop. … Read more



Strata + Hadoop World NYC 2014 Recap: Four Trends in Hadoop

The Cask team had a great and productive time at Strata + Hadoop World earlier this month in New York City! We are very optimistic about the robust growth in Hadoop adoption, increased participation from a broad range of developers and companies in many industries, and continued maturation in the early days of this technology. As … Read more


Introducing Tigon: Real-time streaming for the real world

In collaboration with AT&T Labs, today we are releasing version 0.2.0 of the open source Tigon project, a real-time streaming analytics framework for Hadoop based on technology contributed by both companies. By combining AT&T’s low-latency and declarative language support with our durable, high-throughput computing capabilities and procedural language support, Tigon provides developers with a new … Read more


Meet Coopr Cloud: Clusters with a click (in the cloud)

Because testing against real clusters is such a critical and frequent component of the engineering development cycle, we originally built Coopr to address our own needs for a fast, self-service way to provision clusters on our own hardware and in public clouds. When we open sourced the technology earlier this year, our vision was to … Read more