Questions

  1. What is Chukwa?

  2. How do I pronounce chukwa?

  3. What is next?

Answers

1. What is Chukwa?

Chukwa is an open source data collection system for managing large distributed systems. Chukwa is built on top of the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and Map/Reduce framework and inherits Hadoop’s scalability and robustness. Chukwa also includes a flexible and powerful toolkit for displaying, monitoring and analyzing results to make the best use of the collected data.

2. How do I pronounce chukwa?

"chuck" like the name or chuckwagon followed by "wa" like the first part of what.

3. What is next?

"More FAQs to come..."

Chukwa/FAQ (last edited 2011-05-15 00:33:42 by ltomuno)