Hadoop, Part 1 of 4: Introduction and HDFS

with Kevin McCarty

Join Hadoop expert Kevin McCarty as he takes a high level look at Hadoop beginning with its history. Next, McCarty examines a number of key components in the Hadoop ecosystem used for storage, processing, data ingest, and transformation. He will show how Hadoop addresses problems that plague large systems such as failover and redundant storage as well as explore how an organization might incorporate Hadoop into their existing IT framework.

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