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By Paul Korzeniowski In Depth 11 August 2017

Big data application development: An introduction to Hadoop

Getting into the big data market? Hadoop offers a platform for dealing with very large data sets and the technology's vendors offer training and support for channel partners. Continue Reading


By Brian McKenna News 02 June 2017

Doug Cutting, ‘father’ of Hadoop, talks about big data tech evolution

In a Q&A interview, the “father” of Hadoop, Doug Cutting, talks about the cyber-security applications of the stack, as well as Hadoop’s evolution Continue Reading

Action Through Analytics

Sponsored 01 May 2017

Five Steps to Maximizing the Value of Hadoop

You want to get started with a big data project at your company, but you're unfamiliar with Hadoop and you're unsure your project will deliver value. Relax. Many organizations are struggling to implement Hadoop for... Continue Reading


By Jack Vaughan Opinion 21 June 2017

Look for advances in serving the Hadoop data scientist

To date, the Hadoop data scientist has had to be a superhero, with a mix of data engineering, administration and analysis skills. Self-service tools will change that, but not overnight. Continue Reading

Manage the Infrastructure

Sponsored 15 June 2017

A Cost-Effective Hadoop Cluster for Big Data Environments

Hadoop is crucial for analyzing big data, but demanding on the infrastructure. Discover how to manage TCO in a Hadoop environment, both for the deployment and long-term scalability. Continue Reading


By Brian McKenna News 26 April 2017

Hadoop-centric data science proves value at Danske Bank

Nordics bank Danske Bank has been using the Hortonworks distribution of Hadoop as a plank in its data science programme, which targets fraud, fills ATMs, and aims to combat customer delinquency Continue Reading


By Adam Hughes In Depth 07 June 2017

Data governance tools for Hadoop infiltrate the enterprise

Be it open source or commercially available, software that ensures proper data governance in Hadoop-based data lakes is everywhere -- so how do you get the most bang for your buck? Continue Reading


By John Moore News 10 August 2017

Big data integration tool targets Hadoop skills gap

Information Builders has released a free developer version of its big data integration platform, which could potentially help channel companies take on Hadoop projects. Continue Reading

Action Through Analytics

Sponsored 01 May 2017

Better Together: Hadoop and Your Enterprise Data Warehouse

You’re getting started with a big data analytics project on Hadoop and are impressed by the cost savings on storage compared with your data warehouse. You’ve read that TrueCar, a company that collects vast volumes ... Continue Reading


By Adrian Bridgwater Blog Post 06 June 2016

No poop, Datadog loops in Hadoop

Cloud applications are built (at least they should be) for scalability and agility and movement and change. The big scoop: why cloud applications need monitoring As such, cloud applications require ... Continue Reading