This page is a place for info about talks (past and upcoming), tutorials, articles, books, slides, PDFs, discussions, etc. about Mahout. No endorsements are implied or given.


Mahout specific

  • Apache Mahout: Beyond MapReduce by Dmitriy Lyubimov and Andrew Palumbo published Feb 2016. Covers new features in Mahout “Samsara” releases (0.10, 0.11+).
  • Apache Mahout cookbook- Book by Piero Giacomelli published Dec 2013 by Packtpub.
  • Mahout in Action - Book by Sean Owen, Robin Anil, Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman published Oct 2011 by Manning Publications.
  • Taming Text - By Grant Ingersoll and Tom Morton, published by Manning Publications. Will have some Mahout coverage, but by no means as complete as Mahout in Action.

Engineering oriented machine learning books

Scientific background

News, Articles and Tutorials



In reverse chronological order, so that most recent talks are at the top