Yahoo! Presented Omid (Transactional HBase) at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley, Cloudera, and HortonWorks

Yahoo! presented Omid at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley, in which the top researchers are working on efficient support of transactions on top distributed key-value stores. Moreover, Yahoo! presented Omid at major hadoop players, Cloudera and Hortonworks.

Omid is the open source project released under the umbrella of CumuloNimbo (https://github.com/yahoo/omid/). Omid provides transactional support on top of distributed data stores including HBase.