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We’re hiring – Russia office

iTrend just officially opened a new office in Russia. Located in Zelenograd, it’s only 23 miles (37 kilometers) from the center of Moscow. More information about Zelenograd positions (in Russian):….

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Microsoft updates Windows Azure, includes Hadoop-based service

MS announced multiple updates to their Azure platform, including a limited preview of an Apache Hadoop based service for Windows Azure that would simplify deployment of Hadoop applications: “To help bolster Big Data capabilities on Windows Azure, …

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iTrend: under the hood

Currently, we are using Hadoop, Hive, Pig, HBase, Nutch, Lucene, Solr, and several other frameworks. Custom data gathering software is written in Python or Java. The software runs primarily on Dell hardware, and our typical dev server setup looks …

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