Meetups We like to stay involved with Hadoop / Big Data community. We also like to foster the knowledge of Hadoop and Big Data. Our meetups provide perfect forum for us to accomplish these goals Houston Hadoop meetup Houston, TX Founder : Mark Kerzner Houston Hadoop Meetup Group A developer focused meetup. Meets once a month. Big Data Gurus meetup San Jose, CA Founder : Sujee Maniyam Big Data Gurus meetup Developer focused meetup, meets once a month.