In the world of business intelligence (BI) and big data, Apache Hadoop receives quite a bit of attention and buzz. Despite this extensive coverage, however, Hadoop remains a gray area for many.
To eliminate the confusion and help professionals understand Hadoop once and for all, we enlisted the help of three experts to create this plain English guide. Here, we explain exactly what Hadoop is, how it works and the most important terms associated with it that you need to know.
Author: Victoria Garment