YDN Lightning Talks: Hadoop – Part I

Hadoop helps Yahoo! Mail reduce spam for over 300 million people. Mark Risher and Jay Pujara, Yahoo! Mail technologists and spam cops, describe how they are using Hadoop to fight the rising tide of spam.

Mark and Jay explain how Hadoop makes it possible for Yahoo! Mail to slice through billions of email messages to isolate patterns of spam -- within minutes. They dive into the most common Hadoop implementations, including Streaming and Pig. Want to learn how to harness the power of Hadoop to solve your most impossible, ginormous data problems? Tune in:

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Produced, directed, & edited by: Ricky Montalvo | Yahoo! Studios