Big Data Made Easy. The Sonra Hadoop Quick Start Appliance

Uli Bethke Big Data, Hadoop, MapR, Supermicro

Big Data: Huge cost savings and revenue opportunities, but daunting Hadoop is a core component of the modern data platform. It is not only up to 25 times less expensive per TB than traditional solutions but also opens up new revenue streams. However, Big Data can be daunting. Businesses need to acquire expertise in a lot of areas to be ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Meet Sonra at CeBIT 2015

Uli Bethke Big Data, Hadoop, MapR, Supermicro

We will be presenting the Sonra Hadoop Quick Start Appliance at CeBIT next week in Hanover. Meet and greet us in Hall 2, Stand D52 (C58). At Sonra we understand the difficulties faced by businesses when they begin their Big Data journey. We help you get started in days or weeks and immediately reap the benefits of Big Data. Sonra ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Thumbs up for Hadoop User Group Ireland Meetup!

Uli Bethke Big Data, Hadoop, MapR

We got excellent feedback for our first Hadoop User Group Ireland meetup. We wined, dined, entertained, and shared knowledge with more than 100 Hadoopers. "Well impressed guys. Well done for getting five interesting topics into the time available. Good session lengths." If you want to find out more about Sonra's Hadoop Data Warehouse Quick Starter Solutions you can contact me ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Using parameters and variables in Hive CLI

Maciek Kocon Hadoop, Hive

In this blog post we look at how we can address a shortcoming in the Hive ALTER TABLE statement using parameters and variables in the Hive CLI (Hive 0.13 was used). There's a simple way to query Hive parameter values directly from CLI You simply execute (without specifying the value to be set):

for instance

You may use ...

Hadoop User Group Ireland Meetup

Uli Bethke Big Data, Hadoop, MapR

Join MapR and Sonra for the Hadoop User Group Ireland Meetup on 23 February at 6 pm at the Wayra offices (O2/Three building). You'll learn more about the MapR distribution for Apache Hadoop through use cases, case studies and an introduction to the benefits of using the MapR platform. Come by for this content-packed first event ending with the opportunity ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.