Arun Murthy

Arun Murthy
Chief Product Officer , Cloudera

Arun C. Murthy is the VP, Apache Hadoop at the Apache Software Foundation i.e. Chair, Apache Hadoop PMC.

Arun is also the Founder and Architect at Hortonworks, a software company that is helping to accelerate the development and adoption of Apache Hadoop and has worked full-time on Apache Hadoop since project inception, for over 6 years now. Prior to co-founding Hortonworks, Arun was responsible for all MapReduce code and configuration deployed across the 42,000+ servers at Yahoo!. In essence, he was responsible for running Apache Hadoop’s MapReduce as a service for Yahoo!. He jointly holds the world-record for sorting data using Hadoop Map-Reduce.

Follow Arun on Twitter: @acmurthy.


Location: Portland 252 Level: Novice
Arun Murthy (Cloudera )
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The Apache Hadoop project is becoming the de-facto big-data platform. The community is gearing up the first major release of Hadoop in over 2 years. This talk will cover the major highlights of the release and also the mechanics of what it takes to deliver a major Hadoop release. Arun C Murthy is VP, Apache Hadoop at ASF and the Release Manager for this release. Read more.


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