Pentaho on YARN

High Performance Big Data Orchestration

Exploit the full computational power of Hadoop without having to write complex MapReduce code. With YARN, Pentaho Data Integration jobs can make elastic use of Hadoop resources, expanding and contracting as data volumes and processing requirements change. Listen to the following short sound clips as Pentaho co-founder and product manager for big data initiatives, Doug Moran, answers five frequently asked questions:

What makes YARN so interesting for Hadoop?

What are the implications of YARN for customers that are currently using MapReduce?

What was available before YARN? Can you give an analogy for MapReduce?

What is Pentaho Data Integration's role in the Pre-YARN MapReduce World?

What can YARN help Pentaho Data Integration do better than MapReduce?