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Simplifies systems integration through ANSI SQL compatibility and a JDBC driver


Enables various machine learning scoring algorithms through PMML compatibility


Enables development with Scala, a powerful language for solving functional problems


Enables development with Clojure, a Lisp dialect

Latest News

Driven 1.0

We are happy to announce that Driven 1.0 is now generally available. Driven provides developers with operational visibility for Cascading applications, including those built with Cascading dynamic programming languages (i.e. Scalding, Cascalog, Lingual, Pattern, etc.). Existing users should also make sure they have the latest…


We are happy to announce a new open source project that we have been working on: Cascading-Hive. Now, you can use Cascading and Apache Hive together. Key Features: Run Hive queries within a Cascade Read from Hive tables within a Cascading Flow Write/create Hive tables…

Driven Updates – App Performance, Teams

We pushed out a new Driven update this week with a some major enhancements: Graphical view of performance metrics at the step level for each application Team management capabilities to allow team members to view the same applications Numerous improvements to graph rendering and visualization…

Driven Updates

We pushed out a new Driven update this week with a few new major enhancements: Ability to list all current and past applications by configuring an API Key Additional field and operation details when selecting a pipe in the application view To get an API…

Cascading SDK 2.5

We are happy to announce that Cascading SDK 2.5 is now publicly available. The Cascading SDK is a collection of tools, documentation, libraries, tutorials and example projects from the greater Cascading community. What’s New: Hadoop 2 support for all tools (Lingual 1.1, Multitool 2.5,…

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