sanjay Radia
Architect/Founder, Hortonworks

Sanjay is an Apache Hadoop committer and member of the Apache Hadoop PMC.
Prior to co-founding Hortonworks, Sanjay was the chief architect of core-Hadoop at Yahoo focusing mostly on HDFS, MapReduce schedulers, compatibility, etc.
He has also held senior engineering positions at Sun Microsystems and INRIA, where he developed software for distributed systems and grid/utility computing infrastructures.
Sanjay has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo in Canada.


Hadoop: Tools & Technology, Grand East (NY Hilton)
sanjay Radia (Hortonworks), Todd Lipcon (Cloudera)
Average rating: ****.
(4.57, 7 ratings)
Hadoop 2.0 offers significant HDFS improvements: new append-pipeline, federation, wire compatibility, NameNode HA, performance improvements, etc. We describe the new features and their benefits and our plans for HDFS over the next year which includes Snapshots, Disaster recovery, RAID, performance improvements etc. We conclude with some of the misconceptions and myths about HDFS. Read more.


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