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Hadoop Ecosystem Overview, Q4 2014

Get A Handle On Hadoop With Forrester's Ecosystem View

November 21, 2014

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This report explains Hadoop, not as a single product, but as an ecosystem of batch and real-time components that includes Apache, other open source projects, and vendor add-ons. It deconstructs the major pieces of the ecosystem, analyzes trends, and prescribes ways of thinking and acting for architects making decisions regarding Hadoop as part of their big data platform strategies.

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Table of Contents

  • Hadoop Is Important, Immature, And Confusing
  • Use Forrester's Ecosystem View To Get A Handle On Hadoop
  • Real-Time Drives Innovations On Top Of Core Hadoop

  • Recognize That Hadoop Is Not A Simple Build-Or-Buy Decision
  • Supplemental Material
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