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Image Gallery: Yahoo's Hadoop Implementation

Designed for cloud computing, the Hadoop data management system handles petabytes of data at a time, pairing Google's MapReduce with a distributed file management system for use on large clusters.
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At the May Hadoop User Group meeting in Sunnyvale, Calif. Alan Gates from Yahoo described the new features of Pig, a high-level procedural language for analyzing large data sets on Hadoop.

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