"If you're using Hadoop in production, how do you manage it? Does the distribution you're using provide any tools to make the job easier? What are the pitfalls? Are there parts of the system that are less robust or that have problems more often? Are you running Hadoop on bare metal, or in a cloud environment, and is one easier than the other?"
MapR Senior Solutions Architect David Tucker speaks about the challenges and capabilites in managing a cluster. This talk was given at the SF Bay Area Large Scale Production Engineering Meetup (Sept 19, 2013).