Hadoop + Amazon EC2 - Using Apache Whirr

Apache Whirr is a set of libraries for running cloud services. You can use it to create EC2 instances running Hadoop, just like the previous tutorial. But, Whirr also provides a lot of other interesting functionality that worth to give a try. Other advantage is the possibility to run into…

Tutorial - Deploying Hadoop at Amazon EC2

There is an old tutorial placed at Hadoop's wiki page: http://wiki.apache.org/hadoop/AmazonEC2, but recently I had to follow this tutorial and I noticed that it doesn't cover some new Amazon functionality.To follow this tutorial is recommended that you are already familiar with the basics of…