|author||Siddharth Seth <email@example.com>||Wed Aug 26 15:52:14 2015 -0700|
|committer||Siddharth Seth <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Wed Aug 26 15:52:14 2015 -0700|
Update version to 0.8.0-alpha, and update CHANGES.txt to fix release date.
Apache Tez is a generic data-processing pipeline engine envisioned as a low-level engine for higher abstractions such as Apache Hadoop Map-Reduce, Apache Pig, Apache Hive etc.
At its heart, tez is very simple and has just two components: