HBaseCon 2013 | Streaming Data into Apache HBase using Apache Flume: Experience with High Speed Writes

Cloudera's Hari Shreedharan discusses lessons learned while using the standard and async API, retrying puts and increments, and fine tuning batches to make sure we get optimum performance with minimal number of duplicates.

Date: Thursday, Jun 13 2013

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Flume NG has added capabilities to write to HBase over the last year, using the “standard” HBase client API and the AsyncHBase API. In this talk, Cloudera's Hari Shreedharan discusses lessons learned while using the standard and async API, retrying puts and increments, and fine tuning batches to make sure we get optimum performance with minimal number of duplicates.

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