Every Day is a Good Day When You Paint

Slightly off-topic, but a friend of mine posted a video on Facebook that struck me as being very relevant to our space.    At the same time I saw this, another friend and co-worker was having a fairly crummy day with lots of crazy meetings and requests from co-workers, but that day was made a…

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Writing a Map/Reduce Job for Hadoop using Windows PowerShell

I had a little bit of time on my hand and wanted to whip up a quick sample using PowerShell for a Hadoop job. This uses the Hadoop streaming capability, which essentially allows for mappers and reducers to be written as arbitrary executables that operate on standard input and output. The .ps1 scripts are pretty…

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