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What is the Difference Between Hadoop and Spark

Hadoop and Spark are software frameworks from Apache Software Foundation that are used to manage Big Data . There is no particular threshold size which classifies data as big data but in simple terms it is a data set that is too h...

Hadoop for Beginners - Part 2

Hadoop - MapReduce in an easy way In the previous blog we discussed about HDFS one of the main components of Hadoop. I highly recommend going through that blog before moving onto MapReduce. This blog will introduce you to MapReduce which is the ma...

Hadoop for Beginners- Part 1

This blog is to give brief introduction about Hadoop for those who know next to nothing about this technology. Big Data is at the foundation of all the megatrends that are happening today from social to the cloud to mobile devices to gaming. This… Continue


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