AWS Elastic MapReduce Updates Include Hadoop 2.0 and M7

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The Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR) team has been hard at work on a series of updates and new features. You now have access to Hadoop 2.2 and new versions of Hive,Pig, HBase, and Mahout. Cluster startup time has been reduced, S3DistCp (for data movement), has been augmented, and MapR M7 is now supported.

Read more about what is new from AWS on the Amazon Web Services Blog.

This blog post was published November 01, 2013.