Google Stops Using MapReduce: This Does Not Impact Google Search

Sep 30, 2019 - 7:22 am 0 by
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Urs Holzle, the senior vice president of technical infrastructure and Google Fellow at Google and Google's eighth employee, announced Google is not using MapReduce anymore. But don't you worry, this has zero impact on Google Search and your rankings implies Google's John Mueller.

Here is the announcement:

John then joked about it and the algorithm:

John then clarified later on "this is specific to libraries that developers within Google use, so there's no direct effect in search rankings or similar."

So don't you worry, MapReduce going away at Google won't help you or hurt you in terms of ranking better or worse.

Forum discussion at Twitter.

Note: This story was pre-written before the Rosh Hashanah holiday. I am currently offline for the holiday and unable to respond to comments on this site, social, media or other platforms.


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