This video demonstrates a way to load publicly available IP Address location information information into Hadoop and match it to log activity. This would be useful for matching web log activity to the actual location of clients.
Outsourcer now supports HAWQ! If you aren’t familiar with HAWQ, it is basically Greenplum Database that uses HDFS to store data. This makes Outsourcer even more useful as you can load data into Hadoop from SQL Server and Oracle by clicking through an easy to use web interface.
There are many more new features like the ability to specify Append-Optimized tables, compression, or column orientation. Check it out!