Daily Archives: September 17, 2015

MapReduce for Faster Processing

  MapReduce is a technology introduced to process data at a faster rate. Managing a lot of data processors is a cumbersome task along with parallelization and distribution, input-output scheduling, status and monitoring, fault and crash tolerance. Map reducing eases the processes involved in all those tasks. Overview MapReduce is the key algorithm that is… Read more »

Linux and the Penguin

  The penguin mentioned here is not the awe-inspiring original species, but the one which is embodied as the Linux mascot Tux. What do you see when you look at him? “Just a penguin or is it a lovely, cuddly, stuffed penguin, sitting contended after engorging a wholesome meal of herring”, says Linus Benedict Torvalds,… Read more »