I propose we add a new Hadoop subproject for Avro, a serialization
system. My ambition is for Avro to replace both Hadoop's RPC and to be
used for most Hadoop data files, e.g., by Pig, Hive, etc.
Initial committers would be Sharad Agarwal and me, both existing Hadoop
committers. We are the sole authors of this software to date.
The code is currently at:
To learn more:
git clone http://people.apache.org/~cutting/avro.git/ avro