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China Summary Translation: 'Market Guide for Hadoop Distributions'

Published: 25 March 2016

ID: G00302982

Analyst(s): Nick Heudecker , Twiggy Lo


As enterprises retool for digital business, Hadoop distributions are also targeting new use cases, where the advantages of incumbent DBMS vendors are less relevant. Information managers need to grasp these market shifts and their impacts.

Table Of Contents



Market Guide for Hadoop Distributions

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Software Distributions
  • Cloud as a Deployment Option
  • Appliance Options Continue to Resonate

Representative Vendors

  • Selected Hadoop Software Distribution Vendors
  • Selected Hadoop Appliance Vendors
  • Selected Hadoop Infrastructure as a Service Offerings
  • Selected Hadoop Platform as a Service Vendors

Market Recommendations

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