24 March, 2015
Beyond Hadoop: The Streaming Future Of Big Data
In a world of real-time data, why are we still so fixated on Hadoop?
Hadoop, architected around batch processing, remains the poster child for big data, though its outsized reputation still outpaces actual adoption, as 451 Research survey data shows.
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Companies that have yet to deploy Hadoop in earnest may want to wait. With Apache Spark and a number of other technologies (Storm, Kafka, and so on), we seem to be veering away from batch processing with Hadoop and toward a real-time future.