Database Trends and Applications: “Riding Two Major Apache Hadoop Trends: Cloud and Standards”

By April 7, 2017News

By: Mike Maciag and John Mertic

Over the past year, we have witnessed a sea of change in how enterprises are thinking about Apache Hadoop and big data. Just 12 months ago, a majority of enterprises were still committed to building their own on-premises Apache Hadoop implementations and were agonizing over which distribution to select, weighing which constellation of applications would run with that particular distribution, since there were no standards for Apache Hadoop. Today, a majority of enterprises are thinking about the cloud first, not on-premises, and are increasingly relying on ecosystem standards to drive their Apache Hadoop distribution selection. READ MORE.