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Tag: Illegal Ivory Trade

Elephant Orphanage Project Update

A Hadoop Community Success: Elephant Orphanage Update


November 21, 2014

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A year ago we announced that we were donating 100 percent of our proceeds from our Datameer Charity Edition for the month of November to help rescue and rehabilitate elephants orphaned by the illegal ivory trade and release them back into the wild. One year later, we are extremely happy to share that we have […]

Elephant Orphanage in Zambia

Hadoop Community, Let’s Save The Elephants


November 1, 2013

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I love the yellow elephant logo for Hadoop, and I know the rest of the Hadoop community loves it too. But I’m not sure the community realizes the amount of danger real elephants are in. One expert has predicted that elephants will be extinct in just 12 years, by 2025. That’s why this month we […]