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DefinitionHadoop

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

Munich Re combines SAS with Hortonworks Hadoop to explore new business

By Brian McKenna 08 Sep 2016

German reinsurance firm Munich Re opts for Hortonworks’ open source Hadoop distribution, in combination with SAS, to deliver its big data analytics programme for new business Read More

Learn more about the Cloudera Hadoop distribution

By Abie Reifer 27 Apr 2016

Cloudera distribution including Apache Hadoop provides an analytics platform and the latest open source technologies to store, process, discover, model and serve large amounts of data. Read More

Top 10 information management stories of 2018

By Brian McKenna 27 Dec 2018

Ethics was the leading theme of data analytics in 2018, especially allied with AI. The Cambridge Analytica controversy represented that, and the idea that the UK could specialise in AI ethics emerged Read More

Containers and microservices find home in Hadoop ecosystem

By Jack Vaughan 28 Oct 2016

Big data is moving from its bare-metal roots, and data streaming is a driver. Containers and microservices may have a role to play in what's next. An e-commerce application shows the way. Read More

Apache Spark grows in popularity as Hadoop-based data lakes fill up

By Jessica Twentyman 20 Aug 2016

Apache Spark is growing in popularity and finding real-time use across Europe, including in online betting and on railways, and with Hadoop Read More

'Artisanal' Hadoop environment complicates big data system design

By Tréa Lavery 06 Mar 2017

Gartner analyst Merv Adrian discusses why organizations often have trouble with deployments of Hadoop-based big data architectures, and how to avoid the challenges they pose. Read More

What to consider when evaluating Hadoop vendors

By David Loshin 02 Mar 2016

Before you evaluate specific Hadoop software or subscriptions, examine what features the vendor distributions provide and how they match your big data management needs. Read More

SAP embraces Spark on Hadoop with Vora

By Brian McKenna 02 Sep 2015

SAP announces Vora software to “deeply embrace” Hadoop as it evolves with Apache Spark Read More

Open for business: Hortonworks aims for open source profitability

By Bernt Ostergaard 19 Apr 2017

It used to be the Hadoop Summit, but the strategic focus at Hortonworks the enterprise-ready open source Apache Hadoop provider, has evolved. So, this year it was renamed DataWorks Summit. The ... Read More

Munich Re puts data analytics into services for a ‘riskier world’

By Brian McKenna 18 Aug 2017

Re-insurer combines a Hadoop data lake, SAS analytics and SAP Hana to create new cyber and other insurance services Read More