What is Hadoop?
If you’ve been tuned into the enterprise tech world over the last year or so, you’ll know that there’s been a huge amount of buzz around the concept of ‘the Fourth Industrial Revolution’. At its core, this is the idea of using #BigData and advanced analytics to drive business and #Hadoop is a key part of it. But what exactly is Hadoop? Put simply, Hadoop is a framework for managing Big Data. Built by #Apache off the back of research published by #Google, it allows companies to store, access and (most importantly) effectively analyse vast quantities of information.