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Do You Hadoop?

By John | July 3, 2008

Maybe you should.  Yahoo entered and won a sort contest using 1000 lines of Java code with the open source Hadoop.  They were able to use a 900 node cluster and sort 10 billion 100 byte records (1 TeraByte) in 209 seconds.  Here is a PDF of the details.

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