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From Josh Wills <jwi...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: Flume R -- any interest?
Date Wed, 17 Oct 2012 21:13:53 GMT
+karl

I should have known. :) Karl, do you have slides from the talk?

J

On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 2:10 PM, Dmitriy Lyubimov <dlieu.7@gmail.com> wrote:
> Karl Millar
>
> On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 2:08 PM, Josh Wills <jwills@cloudera.com> wrote:
>> I am an avid R user and would be into it-- who gave the talk? Was it
>> Murray Stokely?
>>
>> On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 2:05 PM, Dmitriy Lyubimov <dlieu.7@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> I was pretty excited to learn of Google's experience of R mapping of
>>> flume java on one of recent BARUGs. I think a lot of applications
>>> similar to what we do in Mahout could be prototyped using flume R.
>>>
>>> I did not quite get the details of Google implementation of R mapping,
>>> but i am not sure if just a direct mapping from R to Crunch would be
>>> sufficient (and, for most part, efficient). RJava/JRI and jni seem to
>>> be a pretty terrible performer to do that directly.
>>>
>>>
>>> on top of it, I am thinknig if this project could have a contributed
>>> adapter to Mahout's distributed matrices, that would be just a very
>>> good synergy.
>>>
>>> Is there anyone interested in contributing/advising for open source
>>> version of flume R support? Just gauging interest, Crunch list seems
>>> like a natural place to poke.
>>>
>>> Thanks .
>>>
>>> -Dmitriy
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Director of Data Science
>> Cloudera
>> Twitter: @josh_wills



-- 
Director of Data Science
Cloudera
Twitter: @josh_wills

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