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FAQs on the Future of Hadoop

Published: 03 July 2018

ID: G00363702

Analyst(s): Arun Chandrasekaran , Merv Adrian , Adam Ronthal


Hadoop has become part of the enterprise data management landscape, but data and analytics leaders struggle with its broader deployment as part of their data management strategy. They need to define their vision and strategy for more effective use of Hadoop.

Table Of Contents
  • What Are the Primary Successful Hadoop Use Cases?
  • How Can We Support SQL and OLAP-Style Analytics on Hadoop?
  • What Role Do Hadoop and the Data Lake Concept Play in the LDW?
  • What Are the Skills and Roles Required to Implement and Operate Hadoop Environments Successfully?
  • How Do We Ensure Robust Availability and Application Performance in an Effective Manner?
  • What Are the Key Considerations in Moving Hadoop Workloads to the Cloud?
  • Is Hadoop a Good Platform for Machine Learning?
  • What Is Hadoop's Future as a Generalized Platform?

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