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Hadoop-DC Message Board › New Meetup: December 15th - Hadoop User Group-DC Meetup

New Meetup: December 15th - Hadoop User Group-DC Meetup

Lalit K.
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New York, NY
Announcing a new Meetup for Hadoop-DC!

What: Hadoop User Group-DC Meetup

When: December 15, 2009 6:30 PM

Univ of Maryland College Park
Computer Science Instructional Center (Building #406) Paint Branch Drive
College Park, MD 20742

Hello Hadoop'ers

The next Hadoop User Group-DC Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 15th at 6:30pm. Save the date!

Location: Room 1122 in the University of Maryland CSIC Building (Computer Science Instruction Classroom Bldg).

Info on driving directions, easy parking, and pictures of the building at this webpage:­


6:30 - 7:00 Food & Refreshments

7:00 - 7:30 Michael Scatz from UMD developed an open-source, Hadoop-enabled pipeline for quickly, accurately, and cheaply analyzing human genomes in the clouds for about $100 called Crossbow. More information here: http://www.cloudera.c...­

7:30 - 8:00 Andy Liu from IT-Discovery (, a company located in the DC area performing email analysis for clients using their specially designed platform on top of Hadoop. The platform is composed of a dozen or so map/reduce jobs.

8:00 - 8:30 Conclude/Socialize

Come share your thoughts/questions/comments about Hadoop and meet fellow Hadoop'ers in the area.

Learn more here:­
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Our Sponsors

  • Tetra Concepts

    Thank you to Tetra Concepts for sponsoring this meetup.

  • BAE Systems

    Thank you to BAE Systems for sponsoring this meetup.

  • Booz Allen

    Thank you to Booz Allen for sponsoring this meetup.

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