John Russell

John Russell

Berkeley, California

John Russell is a software developer and technical writer. He's currently documenting Aurora MySQL for Amazon, and was formerly the documentation lead for the Apache Impala project. He has a broad range of database and SQL experience from previous roles on industry-leading teams. For DB2, he designed and coded the very first Information Center. For Oracle Database, he documented application development subjects and designed and coded the Project Tahiti doc search engine. For MySQL, he documented the InnoDB storage engine.

John's writing has appeared in venues ranging from "The Transactor" magazine to "Dr. Dobb's Journal".

Originally from Newfoundland, Canada, John now resides in Berkeley, California.

Getting Started with Impala Getting Started with Impala
by John Russell
September 2014
Print: $29.99
Ebook: $25.99

Webcast: Getting Started with Impala - Interactive SQL for Apache Hadoop
December 04, 2014
You can write, tune, and port SQL queries and other statements for a Big Data environment using Impala, the open source, MPP SQL query engine for Apache Hadoop.