Xavier HERMAND

Big Data and InfraOps Engineer

Xavier is a computer engineer trained in Big Data at Adaltas. During the course of his internship, he has automated the setting up of a local cluster to get familiar with Big Data technologies and he wrote a Node.js binding for Kerberos.

He is passionate about IT, constantly looking for challenges and new skills. His main contributions to the Open Source community include the Node.js Kerberos binding as well as Jumbo, an automation tool to provision secured Hadoop clusters.

Published articles

Native modules for Node.js with N-API

Native modules for Node.js with N-API

Categories: Adaltas Summit 2018, Front End | Tags: C++, JavaScript, Kerberos, Node.js, NPM

How to create native modules for Node.js? How to use N-API, the future of native addons development? Writing C/C++ addon is a useful and powerful feature of the Node.js runtime. Let’s explore them…

By Xavier HERMAND

Dec 12, 2018

Omid: Scalable and highly available transaction processing for Apache Phoenix

Omid: Scalable and highly available transaction processing for Apache Phoenix

Categories: Big Data, DataWorks Summit 2018 | Tags: ACID, Omid, Phoenix, Transaction, HBase, SQL

Apache Omid provides a transactional layer on top of key/value NoSQL databases. In practice, it is usually used on top of Apache HBase. Credits to Ohad Shacham for his talk and his work for Apache…

By Xavier HERMAND

May 24, 2018

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