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Cloudera Submitting Impala and Kudu to the Apache Incubator

Categories: Open Source Software

Almost 10 years ago I helped found Hadoop at Apache. Since then the project has seen tremendous success, spawning an ecosystem of over 20 projects around it. Institutions throughout the world use Apache Hadoop and related projects to better understand their customers, markets and products. Hadoop has been central to the ongoing shift by enterprises…

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Open Source and Its Influence on the Apache Hadoop Ecosystem

Categories: Open Source Software

By any measure, the Apache Hadoop ecosystem–less than 10 years old–is astoundingly successful. Few other open source platforms have been adopted so rapidly, and so widely. Throughout history, only Linux rivals it with respect to sheer gravitational influence on users and vendors. But don’t take the reasons for Hadoop’s success for granted. They include: All…

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