Goodbye Big Data — mdadm: No recognizable superblock

Short version for googlers: if your md devices disappear and mdadm claims to find no superblock, try this: sudo mdadm –examine –scan –config=mdadm.conf >> /etc/mdadm/mdadm.conf As a bootstrapped Big Data startup, we have had to get pretty creative in our approach to our crawler infrastructure. Hence, lots of cheap disks and some software raid via … Continued

Onward! Why We Don’t Support Internet Explorer 8

We’re sorry IE8 users, we really do want to work with you… Full disclosure: HiringSolved does not work with IE8 and it never will. This sucks, we know. We have customers who are stuck on XP and IE8 and can’t easily use our product because of it. That’s painful and makes us sad. But this … Continued

Large Scale Machine Learning Event on 7/1/13 in SF

I am excited to announce our involvement in the¬†GraphLab 2013 Workshop on Large Scale Machine Learning¬†on July 1st in San Francisco. Our friends at Graphlab have brought together some of the best minds in the field of applied data science including speakers from Google, Twitter, Facebook, MS Research and many other great institutions. The HiringSolved … Continued