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Wednesday, September 30 • 11:00 - 11:50
Hadoop and Kerberos: the Madness Beyond the Gate - Steve Loughran, Hortonworks

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When HP Lovecraft wrote of forbidden knowledge about non-human deities, knowledge which would reduce the reader to insanity, most people assumed that he was making up a fantasy world. In fact he was documenting Kerberos and its Hadoop integration.

There are some things humanity was not meant to know. Most people are better off living lives of naive innocence, never having to see an error message about SASL or GSS, to never stare in terror at classes only whose initials, UGI, are ever spoken aloud -or more accurately, whispered.

This talk goes into the depths, to the knowledge which you need to write applications in a secure Hadoop cluster, knowledge that may drive you insane. Forever more, you shall fear voices calling out in the night, voices saying things like "we have an urgent Kerberos-related support call -can you help?"

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Steve Loughran

Member of Technical Staff, Hortonworks
Steve Loughran is a developer at Hortonworks, where he works on leading-edge Hadoop applications, most recently on Apache Slider and on Apache Spark's integration with Hadoop and YARN, and Hadoop's S3A connector to Amazon S3. He's the author of Ant in Action, a member of the Apache... Read More →

Wednesday September 30, 2015 11:00 - 11:50 CEST

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