The big events this week are the Hadoop Summit in San Jose and also MongoDB World in NYC.
Apache™ Hadoop® distributions products from Altiscale, ArenaData, Hortonworks, IBM, and Infosys are now ODPi Runtime Compliant so that all now comply with base level standards which is great for standardization. I will be talking to the ODPi in an upcoming Dzone interactive webinar for all those with questions (or leave comments here).
Some great new presentations on Big Data:
Also, video of the week so far is Rob Bearden, Hortonworks - Executive On-the-Ground #theCUBE
Hortonworks, Arizona State University, Baylor College of Medicine, Booz Allen Hamilton, Mayo Clinic, OneOme and Yale New Haven Health have started a Precision Medicine Consortium to work on Open Source Genomics to cure cancer.
Tech Preview 2 with HDP 2.4 cluster, ElasticSearch 2.3.X and Kibana 4
Setting up a Vagrant Local Development Metron. Note: Disable antivirus as it contains items that will set off virus detector.