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HPCC Systems blog contributors are engineers, data scientists, and fellow community members who want to share knowledge, tips, and other helpful information happening in the HPCC Systems community. Check this blog regularly for insights into how HPCC Systems technology can put big data analytics to work for your own needs.

Cassandra Walker on 10/23/2020
HPCC Systems is going cloud native, and the cloud development team has been active with projects related to the new” HPCC Systems cloud native platform.” A number of these projects were implemented by summer interns. This blog details the cloud platform projects completed by Jefferson “Jeff” Mao, a 12 grade high school student at Lambert High School in Suwanee, Georgia.
Lorraine Chapman on 10/21/2020
This blog was first released in 2016 and as you can imagine, since then, things have changed. We have added three new plugins (Spark, Kafka and Couchbase) and 4 add-ons/connectors (JavaScript library for communicating with ESP, Web data connector for Tableau, DFSClient and WSClient). Read this blog to get bang up to date with the embedded languages, plugins and connectors HPCC Systems supports.
Gavin Halliday on 10/08/2020
This blog contributes to our series focusing on using our new HPCC Systems Cloud native platform. It follows on from two previous blogs by Gavin Halliday on data storage and persisting data in our cloud native platform. In this blog, Gavin provides more information about Storage Planes and how to use them.
Gavin Halliday on 09/28/2020
This blog contributes to our series focusing on using our new HPCC Systems Cloud native platform. Gavin's previous blog on this topic, talked about how to persist your data in an HPCC Systems cloud native environment. This blog continues on the same topic, focusing on the most recent changes that have been or will be implemented to allow you to configure storage on a cloud native HPCC Systems cluster.
Yash Mishra on 09/16/2020
Yash Mishra is a Masters student studying Computer Science at Clemson University. He joined the HPCC Systems Intern Program in 2020 to complete a project that contributes to our ongoing HPCC Systems cloud native platform development. In this blog, Yash provides valuable information about setting up an HPCC Systems Cloud Cluster using Microsoft Azure and Kubernetes.
Cassandra Walker on 09/14/2020
This final installment of the summer series of The Download: Tech Talks by HPCC Systems, features an interview with Richard Chapman (VP Technology, HPCC Systems Development - LexisNexis Risk Solutions), and Flavio Villanustre (VP and Chief Security Officer, LexisNexis Risk Solutions). In this interview, Richard and Flavio discuss the latest developments in the HPCC Systems “journey to the cloud.”
Lorraine Chapman on 08/25/2020
Some of our Class of 2020 interns have been working on cloud specific projects, while others have added new items to their project task list which focus on setting up and testing HPCC Systems using different Cloud platforms. This blog shares the details of the valuable contributions our interns are making to this ongoing development project.
Cassandra Walker on 08/24/2020
The eighth installment of the summer series of The Download: Tech Talks by HPCC Systems, features an interview with Lorraine Chapman and Flavio Villanustre as they discuss this year’s summer interns and the projects they are working on including testing the HPCC Systems cloud-native platform and machine learning.
Cassandra Walker on 08/18/2020
This seventh installment of the summer series of The Download: Tech Talks by HPCC Systems, features an interview with Anthony Fishbeck and Flavio Villanustre as they discuss the efforts taking place to streamlining the configuration and deployment of ESP for cloud deployment.
Arjuna Chala on 08/12/2020
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