Contributor: Keys Botzum

MapR Converge Blog author, Keys Botzum

Keys's primary responsibility is interacting with customers in the field, but he also teaches classes, contributes to documentation, and works with engineering teams. He has over 15 years of experience in large scale distributed system design. Keys enjoys time with friends and family, and getting outdoors to play tennis or hike.

Blog Posts by Keys Botzum

June 12, 2014 | By Keys Botzum

Get the Best of Both Worlds: How to Install Accumulo on Your MapR Cluster

Apache Accumulo is a popular BigTable-like framework created by the NSA and open-sourced as an Apache project. We’ve previously blogged about using Accumulo 1.4 with MapR, and thought now was a good time to update the post with the latest versions of...

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February 08, 2014 | By Keys Botzum

Getting Started with MapR Security

Earlier this month, we released MapR version 3.1. The primary focus of this release was enhancing Hadoop security. We built on the existing operating system based authentication and authorization from previous releases to add features in these four key...

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June 07, 2012 | By Keys Botzum

Accumulo on MapR

This information in this blog has been updated in a new blog titled Get the Best of Both Worlds: How to Install Accumulo on Your MapR Cluster. Accumulo ( is a popular BigTable like framework created by the NSA and recently...

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May 25, 2012 | By Keys Botzum

Basic Notes on Configuring Eclipse as a Hadoop Development Environment for MapR

Eclipse is a popular development tool and we thought it would be helpful to share some tips on using Eclipse with MapR to write MapReduce programs. The following notes describe how to enable Eclipse as your development IDE for Hadoop MapReduce jobs using...

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