Saturday, July 11, 2009

IGT Event: Condor and the Cloud with Prof. Miron Livny & a Facebook IT Case Study

Prof. Miron Livny
The Head of the Condor project: Open Source for High Throughput Computing (HTC)

Condor and the Cloud - The Challenges and the Roadmap of Condor
The goal of the Condor® Project is to develop, implement, deploy, and evaluate mechanisms and policies that support High Throughput Computing (HTC) on large collections of distributively owned computing resources.
Today, Condor is being used as a service in private clouds, Amazon EC2 and is embedded in Redhat Linux.

Dhruba Borthakur
Software Engineer at Facebook and Project Lead for Apache Hadoop File System

Hadoop Distributed File System (including Hive) & Condor
I discuss the design and architecture of the Hadoop Distributed File system.
I then talk about configuration details about the private Hadoop Cloud used by Facebook to process petabytes of data.

Date: July 15th, 2009 14:30-17:00

Location: Microsoft R&D Center, Hertzelia

To reserve your place, please send your contact details to:

Date Jul 15, 2009 14:30 17:00
Location Microsoft R&D Center, Shenkar 13 St. Gav-Yam Building No 5, Hertzelia

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