Ten Common Hadoopable Problems: Real-World Use Cases
Source: Global Knowledge
Apache Hadoop, the popular data storage and analysis platform, has generated a great deal of interest recently. Large and successful companies are using it to do powerful analyses of the data they collect. Hadoop offers two important services: It can store any kind of data from any source, inexpensively and at very large scale, and it can do very sophisticated analysis of that data easily and quickly. This paper presents examples of ten real-world Hadoop use cases. One or more may apply directly to your business, but they are only a small sample of the ways that companies are using Hadoop today.