I recently saw this blog post:

http://mpouttuclarke.wordpress.com/2011/01/13/cascading-avro/

Interesting speed comparison, between reading Avro and parsing a CSV:

http://mpouttuclarke.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/avro-parse-sec.png

-- Ken

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