[Beowulf] hadoop

Vincent Diepeveen diep at xs4all.nl
Tue Nov 27 05:14:52 PST 2012


Don't post something ridicioulous like that.

That 64MB they use of course as with infiniband shipping a message of  
64MB wil get you the full bandwidth over the network
and keep number of messages down and infiniband doesn't work at your  
laptop.

On Nov 27, 2012, at 1:24 PM, Andrew Holway wrote:

> Laptops are perfectly good for functionality testing and learning.  
> Get back in your box Vincent.
>
>
> 2012/11/27 Jonathan Aquilina <eagles051387 at gmail.com>
> Vincent I dont have anything setup just hatching crazy ideas which  
> atm i dont have time to move forward with anything :(
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 1:18 PM, Vincent Diepeveen <diep at xs4all.nl>  
> wrote:
>
> On Nov 27, 2012, at 10:19 AM, Jonathan Aquilina wrote:
>
> > Sadly I have no experience in a cluster environment :( I do have my
> > old laptop and hopefully have a 2nd one soon. Is it possible to
> > have a mixed cluster with gluster or hadoop or any other clustering
> > technology which is a hetrogenous cluster in terms of linux
> > machines and mac machines and if someone wants windows machines?
>
>
> hadoop + laptop?????
>
> hadoop uses reads of 64MB at a time. If you do not have petabytes of
> big data i would assume doing reads of 64MB at a time
> at your laptop isn't gonna make things better :)
>
> >
> > On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 9:21 AM, Andrew Holway
> > <andrew.holway at gmail.com> wrote:
> > not as efficient as gluster I would venture.
> >
> >
> > 2012/11/27 Jonathan Aquilina <eagles051387 at gmail.com>
> > Hey guys I was looking at the hadoop page and it got me wondering.
> > is it possible to cluster together storage servers? If so how
> > efficient would a cluster of them be?
> >
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