HADOOP: Scalable, Flexible Data Storage and Analysis

The history of Hadoop, an overview of the technology and the kinds of problems Hadoop is ideal for solving.

Date: Wednesday, May 19 2010

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Hadoop is proving to be the ideal platform for organizations who need cost-effective and flexible data storage platform. Leveraging this technology forged at organizations like Google, Yahoo and Facebook it has now broken into the enterprise to solve the challenges that many organizations are faced with. In this white paper created for In-Q-Tel Cloudera CEO Mike Olson explores the history of Hadoop, gives an easy to digest overview of the technology and talks about the kinds of problems Hadoop is ideal for solving.

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