Has Hadoop failed to deliver the goods? That was a question on the minds of Strata + Hadoop World attendees last week, with opinions expressed both pro and con. Regardless of your stance on that question, it’s clear that the center of gravity has moved beyond the yellow elephant.
The most obvious clue that the industry has moved on from Hadoop came on the second day of the conference, when Cloudera‘s Doug Cutting and O’Reilly’s Ben Lorica announced that the conference changed from “Strata + Hadoop World” to “Strata Data Conference.”
Author: Alex Woodie