Cascading 2.0

We are happy to announce that Cascading 2.0 is now publicly available for download.

http://cascadingorg.wpengine.com/downloads/

This release includes a number of new features. Specifically:

- Apache 2.0 Licensing
- Support for Hadoop 1.0.2
- Local and Hadoop planner modes, where local runs in memory without Hadoop dependencies
- HashJoin pipe for “map side joins”
- Merge pipe for “map side merges”
- Simple Checkpointing for capturing intermediate data as a file
- Improved Tap and Scheme APIs

We have also created a new top-level project on GitHub for all community sponsored Cascading projects:

https://github.com/Cascading

For more details see:

https://github.com/Cascading/cascading/blob/2.0/CHANGES.txt

See the announcement on the Concurrent site: Cascading 2.0 Launches