how #facebook is removing…

how #facebook is removing single points of failure in #hadoop – the namenode https://t.co/ZONG6T0b #engineering #bigdata #scalability Continue Reading →

Planning for #scalability…

Planning for #scalability … what are the fastest languages? http://t.co/PYNtZ9pN PHP + facebook hiphop = C++ = scale Continue Reading →
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Splunk: big data visualization & intelligence

WHAT IS SPLUNK? Splunk is effing sweet. I first saw them at a trade show (O’Reilly Strata Big Data NYC) and I liked them because they had great t-shirts. I used to make t-shirts so I can appreciate a quality promo tee. After joining ... Continue Reading →
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Site Redesign

User First, Data First – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Website Redesign

I find it funny that I’m 28 years old, and I’m doing the exact same thing I did when I was 11. I’m on a computer at 4:30am, eyes bloodshot, yet not the least bit tired. I’m still instant messaging, only now I’m ... Continue Reading →