Great news for our readers! We have partnered with Karmasphere and giving away cool prizes to twenty winners. The prizes are five Karmasphere Studio licenses, five Karmasphere Analyst licenses and ten $50 EMR gift cards.

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What is Karmasphere Studio?
Karmasphere Studio is a graphical development environment for the complete Hadoop development lifecycle. You can use Studio to:
  • Prototype, develop and test Hadoop jobs
  • Debug, package, and profile Hadoop applications
Karmasphere Studio increases productivity by shielding developers from the intricacies of Hadoop.
  • Supports any Hadoop cluster
  • Runs on Mac, Linux, and Windows
  • Comes in versions compatible with Eclipse
What is Karmasphere Analyst?
Karmasphere Analyst is the comprehensive and collaborative workspace for data professionals and data analysts exploring and interacting with Big Data on Hadoop. Running on Hive, the Apache Foundation open-source project, it provides an immediate entry to unstructured, semi-structured and structured data in Hadoop. Through an SQL-like language HQL (Hive Query Language) and other familiar languages, you can make ad-hoc queries, visualize and interact with the results, and iterate - with minimal aid from IT.
  • Get direct access to Big Data
  • Make discoveries that drive your business
  • Explore the newest frontier in data
  • Speed discovery with streamlined workflow
  • Indispensible if you want to work with Big Data
Contest Rules:
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  • You can enter to win by entering your email address above
  • The contest will close on 04/20/12 PT. Winners will be randomly chosen and contacted by email
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