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  • AWS Updates Its Elastic MapReduce Console For Exploring Large Amounts Of Data

    AWS Updates Its Elastic MapReduce Console For Exploring Large Amounts Of Data

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) has updated its Elastic MapReduce console, making it easier to manage large amounts of data. The update centers on providing better usability and access to new features that include resizing a cluster by adding or removing instances; cloning a cluster; running Hadoop 2; and targeting a specific availability zone. The EMR console to configure clusters is now on one… Read More

  • CPUsage Makes It Easier To Harness The Cloud’s Compute Power

    CPUsage Makes It Easier To Harness The Cloud’s Compute Power

    The cloud computing services from Amazon, Microsoft and others make it possible for businesses to access a virtually unlimited amount of compute power for their applications. What’s hard, however, is to orchestrate all of the distributed infrastructure, provision the right instances and to maintain these setups. Portland, OR-based startup CPUsage, which is launching at TechCrunch Disrupt… Read More

  • Scenes From The Seattle TechCrunch Meetup

    Scenes From The Seattle TechCrunch Meetup

    The startup scene in Seattle is for real. More than 1,000 people came to the Showbox theater last Thursday night to mingle, have a drink and hear the pitches from 18 local startups. Here are some scenes from the event and interview with attendees and participants in the pitch-off. Read More