Stern School of Business, New York University

Month: June 2011

Running hadoop, hive and mahout at the Stern Center for Research Computing

Hadoop is a linux based processing system, so to use it you need to be reasonably familiar with unix/linux commands. The login system for the hadoop cluster is It has a large storage area (/bigtemp) for temporary file storage, since most users home directories are limited in space. (< 1GB)  The /bigtemp area can… Read More ›

Hadoop at Stern

The Hadoop cluster at Stern has been retired. Users should now use the new PEEL cluster at the NYU HPC.