For years, enterprise technologists have studied both Apache Hadoop and the many tools in that framework and the rise of Apache Spark. In the early days of Spark it was viewed as a bit of a competitor to the rest of the framework.
But now thanks to the contributions of a wide team of open source developers and leaders, the consensus is becoming clear (especially among enterprise CTOs), Spark is better as part of a more comprehensive framework. It fits well in the Hadoop ecosystem.
Author: Michael Johnson