This paper provides a clear explanation of Hadoop, discusses the use cases and missions it can serve, and expounds upon common terms associated with this open source project.
Manassas, VA (PRWEB) June 20, 2011
Technology research, consulting and services firm Crucial Point LLC has just published a white paper providing context, tips and strategies around Hadoop titled “What You Need To Know About Hadoop.” This paper provides a clear explanation of Hadoop with a focus on federal IT users and missions. The paper discusses the use cases and missions it can serve, and expounds upon common terms associated with this open source project.
Apache Hadoop is a project operating under the auspices of the Apache Software Foundation (ASF). Everyone in federal IT seems to be talking about Apache Hadoop. But why? What is so special about this word? What do people mean when they say it? This paper provides information designed to put those questions and their answers into context relevant for your mission.
The paper is available for free download at http://ctolabs.com
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