MapR 5.0 Documentation : Karmasphere

Karmasphere provides software products for data analysts and data professionals so they can unlock the power of Big Data in Hadoop, opening a whole new world of possibilities to add value to the business. Karmasphere equips analysts with the ability to discover new patterns, relationships, and drivers in any kind of data – unstructured, semi-structured or structured - that were not possible to find before.

The Karmasphere Big Data Analytics product line supports the MapR Community Edition and Enterprise Edition and includes:

  • Karmasphere Analyst, which provides data analysts immediate entry to structured and unstructured data on Hadoop, through SQL and other familiar languages, so that they can make ad-hoc queries, interact with the results, and iterate – without the aid of IT.
  • Karmasphere Studio, which provides developers that support analytic teams a graphical environment to analyze their MapReduce code as they develop custom analytic algorithms and systematize the creation of meaningful datasets for analysts.

To get started with Karmasphere Analyst or Studio:

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