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GeekSpeak - The Hadoop Sub-Project to "Spark" Your Interest

Although you may or may not have heard about Spark, it has recently become the most active Hadoop sub-project. Spark was developed in 2009 in UC Berkeley's AMPLab by Matei Zaharia. It was Open Sourced in 2010 under a BSD license, donated to Apache in 2013, and has now become a top level Apache project.

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Hortonworks Courses Coming Soon!

Hortonworks will soon be releasing four new Hortonworks Data Platform courses. Developers will have the opportunity to learn Apache Spark using either Python or Scala, while administrators will be able to take a 3-day HDP Operations: Hortonworks Data Flow class or a 4-day HDP Operations: Security class.

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Coming January 2016 - Hortonworks Self-Paced Learning Library

Hortonworks University Self-Paced Learning Library is an on-demand learning library that is accessed using a Hortonworks University account. Learners can view lessons anywhere, at any time, on any digital device and complete lessons at their own pace.

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/training/etc Honored With Prestigious Red Hat Awards

COLUMBIA (September 15, 2015) - The Red Hat Training Conference for North America, recently held in Las Vegas, NV, was a rousing success for one of our local IT firms, /training/etc. Karl Reynolds, Director of Red Hat Training, awarded two highly-coveted awards to /training/etc, whose tireless contributions are a major reason why the Red Hat Training brand is so successful and respected.

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