Timothy Chen 2013-02-26, 22:00
I am also reaching to the folks in Microsoft involved in Tez and Hadoop, and already have some conversation set up to talk about Drill to them.
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On Feb 26, 2013, at 1:56 PM, Christopher Merrick <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Glad to hear it, thanks Jacques. I'll be curious to hear where these
> discussions go.
> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 4:30 PM, Jacques Nadeau <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> I completely agree. The more wood, the better. I've reached out to
>> Hortonworks guys and am doing an in person preso to their team. Hopefully
>> that will help facilitate collaboration opportunities on Tez/Stinger and
>> Drill. I also am working on connecting with the Tajo guys to see what
>> synergy is possible.
>> To me, the biggest gap is going to be around differences in vision and
>> execution strategy. It seems like many of the systems being built or
>> discussed tend to either defer or ignore some fairly important market or
>> research trends. Things like complex schema-lite data and columnar
>> execution come to mind when looking at Tajo--there are others when looking
>> at other projects. Typically, the response is that they'll do these things
>> later. I applaud that response but question the feasibility. These things
>> often have fairly substantial underlying architectural implications that
>> will be difficult to "fit-in" later.
>> On the flipside, we are all resource constrained and the last thing that
>> everybody should be doing is reinventing the same wheel. I hope that we can
>> find places to share work.
>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 10:49 AM, Christopher Merrick <
>> [EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>>> Is there any reason why we shouldn't reach out and see if there's an
>>> opportunity to join forces? Between Drill, Impala, and the Hortonworks
>>> Stinger initiative <http://hortonworks.com/blog/100x-faster-hive/> that
>>> just read about, there are plenty of different teams working on this
>>> problem. If their vision is really that similar to ours, I think it
>>> sense to put more wood behind one arrow.
>>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 1:09 PM, Ted Dunning <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>> Yeah... I don't see much difference either.
>>>> I read their slides and they could be giving a Drill pitch for all I
>>>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 12:31 AM, Timothy Chen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>>> Not sure folks seen this?
>>>>> It also mentioned about Drill and how they claim to be different.