Steve Loughran

Steve Loughran
Member of Technical Staff, Hortonworks

Website | @steveloughran

Steve Loughran is a member of technical staff at Hortonworks, where he works on leading-edge issues with the Hadoop ecosystem, including service failure modes and availability.

Prior to joining Hortonworks he worked at HP Laboratories on large-scale distributed systems, including cloud computing infrastructures. He is the author of Ant in Action, and is one of the very few UK-based Hadoop committers.


Hadoop: Tools & Technology
Location: Room 1-6 Level: Intermediate
Steve Loughran (Hortonworks)
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Failures in the datacentre can threaten the availability and data in your Hadoop cluster unless you have strategies to reduce this risk. This talk uses real customer data to introduce the threats to data integrity and availability -and shows how to a minimize the risks. Read more.


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