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:
7:30 - 8:00 Andy Liu from IT-Discovery (it.com), 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.
8:00 - 8:30 Conclude/Socialize Come share your thoughts/questions/comments about Hadoop and meet fellow Hadoop'ers in the area.