Four ways to get it wrong with SQL on Hadoop

Oct 02, 2017 | By admin

More than half of professional developers work with SQL. And for all their early revolutionary fervor, even NoSQL databases are increasingly turning to SQL-like query languages. Despite its imperfections, SQL is how the world queries data. Hadoop started from a fundamentally different position. Hadoop was about solving the problems of big data: variety, volume and…

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Hadoop’s biggest problem, and how to fix it

Apr 05, 2017 | By Mark Chopping

Introduction Hadoop was seen as a silver bullet for many companies, but recently there has been an increase in critical headlines like: Hadoop Has Failed Us, Tech Experts Say You’re doing Hadoop and Spark wrong, and they will probably fail Has Hadoop Failed? That’s the Wrong Question The problem Dig behind the headlines, and a…

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