Cloudera Essentials for Apache Hadoop | Chapters 1 & 2: Introduction & The Motivation for Hadoop

Learn the fundamentals of Big Data management and the business case for Hadoop to unlock the full potential of all your data.

Date: Monday, Mar 19 2012


Explore the basics of Apache Hadoop, including the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), MapReduce, and the anatomy of a Hadoop cluster. Learn how CDH (Cloudera's Distribution, including Apache Hadoop) addresses the limitations of traditional computing, helps businesses overcome real challenges, and powers new types of Big Data analytics. This series also introduces the rest of the Apache Hadoop ecosystem and outlines how to prepare the data center and manage Hadoop in production.

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