Tuesday, January 27, 2015


Here is a fitting illustration for the post by Sujee Maniyam on "Understanding Spark Caching".

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Readers would be pleased to know that we have teamed up with Packt Publishing to organize a Giveaway of our book HBase Design Patterns.

Three lucky winners stand a chance to win e-copy of the book. Keep reading to find out how you can be one of the Lucky One.


  • Design HBase schemas for the most demanding functional and scalability requirements 
  • Optimize HBase's handling of single entities, time series, large files, and complex events by utilizing design patterns 
  • Written in an easy-to-follow style, and incorporating plenty of examples, and numerous hints and tips. 

How to Enter?

All you need to do is head on over to the book page and look through the product description of the book and drop a line via the comments below this post to let us know what interests you the most about this book. It’s that simple.

Winners will get an e-copy of the Book.


The contest will close on February 1, 2015. Winners will be contacted by email, so be sure to use your real email address when you comment!