If you’re a business team leader, CIO, business analyst, or developer interested in how Apache Hadoop and Apache HBase-related technologies can address problems involving large-scale data in cost-effective ways, this book is for you. Using real-world stories and situations, authors Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman show Hadoop newcomers and seasoned users alike how NoSQL databases and Hadoop can solve a variety of business and research issues.
You’ll learn about early decisions and pre-planning that can make the process easier and more productive. If you’re already using these technologies, you’ll discover ways to gain the full range of benefits possible with Hadoop. While you don’t need a deep technical background to get started, this book does provide expert guidance to help managers, architects, and practitioners succeed with their Hadoop projects.
Ted Dunning is Chief Applications Architect at MapR Technologies, and committer and PMC member of the Apache’s Drill, Storm, Mahout, and ZooKeeper projects. He is also mentor for Apache’s Datafu, Kylin, Zeppelin, Calcite, and Samoa projects.
Ellen Friedman is a solutions consultant, speaker, and author, writing mainly about big data topics. She is a committer for the Apache Mahout project and a contributor to the Apache Drill project.