O’Reilly Media book: Getting Started with Impala

http://oreilly.com/catalog/9781491905777 Learn how to write, tune, and port SQL queries and other statements for a Big Data environment, using Impala—the massively parallel processing SQL query engine for Apache Hadoop. The best practices in this practical guide help you design database schemas that not only interoperate with other Hadoop components, and are convenient for administers to… Continue reading O’Reilly Media book: Getting Started with Impala

this is an “Earth, Wind & Fire” night here in my place

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth,_Wind_%26_Fire Their music will accompany me through this night, until I will finally go to bed. And somehow it was the iPod, that led me to choose EWF, because I was somehow on my way to H.F. or Asaf Avidan, but then EWF made me stop. The home-brewn CD I once got as a gift,… Continue reading this is an “Earth, Wind & Fire” night here in my place

a constructive proposal for the Palestine conflict: new edition of the Ottoman Empire from Tirana to Cairo

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ottoman_Empire My colleague and friend”Erdem” and I used the exercise fire alarm in the office in Hamburg’s HafenCity, to elicit a feasible way to a lasting peace in Palestine, Syria, Egypt etc.. He was afraid though to take responsibility, but we promised each other finally to address the matter. The longest peaceful time with working multi-ethnic… Continue reading a constructive proposal for the Palestine conflict: new edition of the Ottoman Empire from Tirana to Cairo

at work we are now into “Kanban” for process management

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanban_(development) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanban https://pragprog.com/book/hklean/lean-from-the-trenches:  “Lean from the Trenches: Managing Large-Scale Projects with Kanban” by Henrik Kniberg (their category: Agile Practices)

setting up a new Synology NAS (“DiskStation”) to look and behave like an “old” one

When I set up my new DiskStation DS115j, it started with DSM5 from the beginning. My old DiskStations “obviously” came from DSM4 and got migrated to DSM5, and therefore they had different default settings. Issue: It does not have the “Control Panel” icon on the desktop initially. Category: DSM4-DSM5 migration issue. Solution: Simply go to… Continue reading setting up a new Synology NAS (“DiskStation”) to look and behave like an “old” one

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