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MapReduce may be Google's secret weapon for dealing with enormous quantities of data, but many programmers see it as intimidating and obscure. This video master class shows you how to build simple MapReduce jobs, using concrete use cases and descriptive examples to demystify the approach. All you need to get started is basic knowledge of Python and the Unix shell.

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On Jul 6 John Brady wrote: An Introduction to MapReduce
An Introduction to MapReduce is a video offering from O'Reilly which provides a simple introduction to the use of map-reduce without a great deal of overhead. The product contains four video segments, starting with a description of the difficulties encountered when using simple scripting against large data sets and swiftly moving into the use of... Full Review  >

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