Yahoo! Grid Lab IIT Madras

This lab was set up in partnership with Yahoo! India R&D. It houses two racks of blade servers form Yahoo!. The cluster provides students a platform to get acquainted with distributing programming frameworks like MapReduce research paper help and conduct extensive experiments. Currently the cluster runs two instances of Hadoop separately. One instance is being used by the students to run their course assignments. Other instance of Hadoop is utilized by the research scholars in IIT Madras for experiments involving Big Data and Cloud Computing. Some of the ongoing work in the lab are:
1. Generate MapReduce
2. Cloud Bursting
3. Skew Handling in MapReduce
4. Improving Genetic Algorithms using Generate MapReduce