Leverage the benefits of enterprise Hadoop
Why commercial Hadoop implementations are optimal for enterprise deployments
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Date archived: January 13, 2017 | First published: July 16, 2013
MapReduce implementations are the technology of choice for enterprises that want to analyze big data at rest. Businesses have a choice between purely open source MapReduce implementations — most notably, Apache Hadoop — and commercial implementations. Here, the authors argue the case that enterprise requirements are better served by Hadoop-based products, such as InfoSphere® BigInsights™ than they are by "vanilla" Hadoop.
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