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The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Hadoop Distributions, Q1 2016

Five Top Vendors Have Significantly Improved Their Offerings

January 19, 2016


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Hadoop is data's darling for a reason — it thoroughly disrupts the economics of data, analytics, and data-driven applications. Enterprise adoption is mandatory for firms that wish to double-down on advanced analytics and create insights-driven applications to help them succeed in the age of the customer. Application development and delivery (AD&D) pros can start here with Forrester's 35-criteria evaluation of five Hadoop distributions from vendors: Cloudera, Hortonworks, IBM, MapR Technologies, and Pivotal Software.

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Table of Contents

  • Hadoop Becomes The New Core Of The Analytical Enterprise
  • Big Data Hadoop Distributions Evaluation Overview
  • Solid Choices All Around Make For A Tough Decision
  • Vendor Profiles
  • Supplemental Material
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