A slide from Cassandra presentation:
I’ve just read Sergey Melnik et al. article about Dremel: Interactive Analysis of Web-Scale Datasets. Amazing stuff, especially the way columnar representation or nested data is encoded.
Amazon introduced new EC2 instance type called ”Cluster GPU”. Instance type is written as “cg1.4xlarge”.
It allows to use the abilities of GPU (Graphic Processing Unit, a special processor available in some graphics cards) for advanced calculations. It handles long arrays of data called vectors especially quickly.
cg1.4xlarge has the following specs:
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