I just wanted to give a heads up on upcoming bay area user and dev meetups
which will happen on the same day, October 24th. ( special thanks Stack for
The user meetup will start at 6:30, and the talks scheduled so far are:
+ Steven Noels will talk about using the Lily Indexer to search your HBase
+ St.Ack will talk about what is in hbase-0.96.0
+ Enis will talk about Mapreduce over HBase snapshots (HBASE-8369)
There will be food and beers as usual. The event page is at
http://www.meetup.com/hbaseusergroup/events/140759692/. Please write me or
Stack off-list if you want to give a talk. There is still room for one more
The dev meetup will start at 4pm. Some of the suggested topics include:
+ When is 0.98.0?
+ When is 1.0? What makes for an HBase 1.0.
+ Assignment Manager
+ What next on MTTR?
The event page is at: http://www.meetup.com/hackathon/events/144366512/.
Feel free to suggest / bring up topics that you think is important for