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Getting the most out of Impala – presentation & whitepaper

In May, Alex, our techie Product Manager gave a presentation at the London Enterprise Technology Meetup on infrastructure best practices for getting the most out of Cloudera Impala.

We apologize for being a bit slow to sharing our findings with the internet at large, here we are trying to make up for it now.

We started testing Impala in an effort to understand what hardware setup would provide the best performance/price for it. We didn’t want to see it perform in extreme cases, but in regular situations that most users would encounter. We aimed to provide a quick practical guide for choosing the infrastructure to run Impala on. Continue Reading