The Mid Week News - 21/06/2017 edit  

Time for some news, and only a week since we last did it!

Technology updates (details are on the relevant technology pages):

  • Apache Pig has seen a 0.17 release, with support for using Spark as an execution engine introduced to complement the existing support for Tez and MapReduce
  • Apache Kudu has seen a 1.4 release
  • Cloudbreak has seen a 1.16 release, adding support for Hortonworks Flex Support Subscription
  • Apache Impala has seen a 2.9 release
  • Hortonworks Data Cloud for AWS has a tech preview of it’s 2.0 release

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