Beautiful Data

The Stories Behind Elegant Data Solutions

HBase: The Definitive Guide

If you’re looking for a scalable storage solution to accommodate a virtually endless amount of data, this book shows you how Apache HBase can fulfill your needs. As the open source implementation of Google’s BigTable architecture, HBase scales to...

MapReduce Design Patterns

Building Effective Algorithms and Analytics for Hadoop and Other Systems

Programming Hive

Need to move a relational database application to Hadoop? This comprehensive guide introduces you to Apache Hive, Hadoop’s data warehouse infrastructure. You’ll quickly learn how to use Hive’s SQL dialect—HiveQL—to summarize, query, and analyze large datasets stored in Hadoop’s...

Cassandra: The Definitive Guide

What could you do with data if scalability wasn’t a problem? With this hands-on guide, you’ll learn how Apache Cassandra handles hundreds of terabytes of data while remaining highly available across multiple data centers — capabilities that have attracted...


The Definitive Guide