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Mike Gualtieri, Principal Analyst with Forrester Research joined us for a webinar titled Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices. Following the webinar, Mike answered a number of questions from participants, including a question about productionizing Hadoop.
Q: How do you move from the test phase to productionizing Hadoop? How do you put it into practice?
MG: There are several issues to think about when putting Hadoop into production. In essence, it comes down to implementing the proper architecture. There are some basic universal objectives that you have to be able to achieve to put Hadoop into production. Make sure you understand the following 7 Architectural Best Practices and have an solution for each one of these:
MG: When you're in a testing environment, are you testing your application or are you testing your production environment? You also need to make sure that your test environment mirrors your production environment as much as possible. For more Q & A on this topic, click here. Click here to watch the webinar "Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices."
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