Category Archives: Cloud
Tooling matters – particularly in the new-to-many-customers cloud world. To that end, I’ve been using cloud storage management tools from CloudBerry Lab with several Enterprise customers and made a quick screencast demo of their Storage Explorer Pro (in this case … Continue reading
In this whitepaper, I take a look at the various options for Hadoop Streaming. These include Apache Storm, Apache Spark Streaming and Apache Samza. Also I examine commercial alternatives, such as Data Torrent. I cover implementation details of streaming, including … Continue reading
Here’s a whitepaper I wrote on the ‘state of Machine Learning’. It includes information about implementation via various cloud-based ML services (AWS, Azure, IBM) as well as category information (for architects). Your are welcome to read this whitepaper online or … Continue reading
In this post I’ll summarize what I learned from running benchmark tests on virtual machines on the AWS Cloud with the Aerospike team and also as I validated their test results independently. I’ll also discuss benchmarking techniques & results for this … Continue reading
Updated core deck (includes video at end with demos) on AWS services of interest for the SQL Server professional – enjoy!
I’ve been doing some work with the super fast in-memory database, Aerospike lately. See previous blog posts here about the speed of this product. Since I’ve started work w/Aerospike, the team there has announced that their core product is now … Continue reading
Recently, I’ve been doing some work with AerospikeDB. It is a super-fast in-memory NoSQL Database. I gave a presentation at the recent BigDataCampLA on ‘Bleeding Edge Databases’ and included it because of impressive benchmarks, such as 1 Million TPS (read-only … Continue reading