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Re: Why the name HIVE?
On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 3:14 PM, Chandan B.K <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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> Why the name HIVE?

I wasn't involved in naming it, but I would guess that it has to do
with the metaphor of bees as distributed workers gathering
data/pollen, storing it in their hive, and making it useful.

-- Owen