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Making Sense of the Wild World of Hadoop PART II: Clustering

In my last blog I introduced us to Hadoop which allows companies to process store and analyze Petabytes Exabytes and even Yottabytes worth of data. And not just the kind of data you d find on a spreadsheet--Hadoop can handle a wide variety of da...

Importance of Big Data Analytics Tool: Hadoop

Hadoop is an open-source framework that stores and process big data in a distributed environment using simple programming models. It is designed to scale up from single servers to thousands of machines while each offers local computation and… Continue

Making Sense of the Wild World of Hadoop

If you still can t figure out what exactly Hadoop is don t worry you re not alone. But hopefully this multi-part blog series will help Hadoop is very difficult to understand if like most people you re gathering bits and pieces of info he...

Seduced by the Big Data meme: Hadoop vs the Public Cloud

Currently Cloudera is in the news for all the wrong reasons Cloudera stock down 42 Since Cloudera now also incorporates Hortonworks the current issues are just the latest in the Big Data woes. Apparently the third vendor commercialising open...


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