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Datameer Presents: The Ever Changing Hadoop Ecosystem. What does it mean?

On Thursday 20 August at 2pm EST Datameer is providing an informative webinar titled: The Ever Changing Hadoop Ecosystem. What does it mean?

The following is from their invite:

Hadoop is changing. Despite being Big Data’s poster child for the last several years, changes to Hadoop's architecture mean it can now work for small data too. Data volumes aside, Hadoop is becoming defined more by ecosystem tools that are compatible with its file system and less by its own processing and management capabilities.

This leads to important questions. Can the analytics world avoid the kind of regimentation that stifles innovation, yet still adhere to a level of standards needed to make Hadoop compatible with Enterprise requirements? Can Hadoop’s ongoing evolution be managed, and its risks mitigated?

Tune into this live Webinar with Datameer’s CEO, Stefan Groschupf and Andrew Brust, Datameer’s resident Big Data analyst and its Senior Director for Product Marketing, to learn about:

  • The evolution of Hadoop, and subsequent changes in the Hadoop ecosystem

  • Why the Hadoop Distributed File System may be Hadoop’s killer app

  • Batch versus interactive; in-memory vs. on-disk

  • Hadoop, the Apache Software Foundation and the Open Data Platform

  • Open source projects you might not know about, but should

Register here.


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Bob Gourley writes on enterprise IT. He is a founder of Crucial Point and publisher of CTOvision.com