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DefinitionHadoop

Hadoop is an open source distributed processing framework that manages data processing and storage for ...Read More

Taking stock of Hadoop 2

05 Mar 2014

The release of Hadoop 2 seems to be all that prospective users and industry analysts can talk about. If you think all that chatter has translated into widespread adoption, you're wrong. The release -- a possible ... Read More

Hadoop and Spark are coming of age together

By Jack Vaughan 24 Dec 2014

Hadoop and Spark are open source big data management technologies that both found interest at this year's Strata + Hadoop World conference in New York, as reported in this Talking Data podcast. Read More

Wi-Fi provider uses big data analytics to drive customer experience

By Alex Scroxton 07 Mar 2018

The self-styled “Uber of Wi-Fi”, iPass is using Databricks’ Unified Analytics Platform and machine learning to monitor its worldwide network and help its customers get the best experience Read More

SQL-Hadoop duo looks to ease programming in big data apps

By Craig Stedman 29 Oct 2015

An emerging crop of SQL-on-Hadoop query engines are enabling users to pair up the database programming language and big data framework, letting SQL developers query Hadoop data. Read More

SQL-on-Hadoop roots expose myth of 'DevOps Genius at work'

By Jack Vaughan 24 Jul 2015

This editor has waxed poetic on the idea of the 'DevOps Genius' enough. However, a look at the history of SQL-on-Hadoop in big data analytics gives the lie to that notion. Read More

Big data storage: Hadoop storage basics

By Chris Evans 21 Oct 2013

Hadoop changes the game for enterprise storage. We look at how Hadoop crunches big data, its key storage requirements and survey the vendors Read More

A Computer Weekly buyer’s guide to data science tools

30 Sep 2016

In this 12-page buyer’s guide, Computer Weekly looks at the role of predictive analytics in marketing, how data science toolkits work, and Hadoop’s emergence in the public sector. Read More

So, how do you eat a Hadoop Elephant?

By Barry Devlin 10 Jul 2014

With MapR’s recent announcement of $110 million in funding, following on from Hortonwork’s $100 million and Cloudera’s $900 million, both in March, debate is rife about their different approaches ... Read More

Big data systems help companies build new business strategies

By Craig Stedman 02 Oct 2017

Organizations hungry for more revenue are using Hadoop and other big data technologies to break their existing business molds and pursue new strategies and product offerings. Read More

Hadoop is only a 'landing zone', THEN you start big data analytics

By Adrian Bridgwater 17 Aug 2014

Hadoop is only a 'landing zone', THEN you start big data analytics Read More