Enterprise-grade Hadoop: The Building Blocks Ovum IT Information Management
As Hadoop adoption continues to grow, more enterprises will demand that it support the enterprise-grade features that they expect from their existing traditional deployments. Significant advancements have been made over the years, especially with certain distributions that focus on production-ready deployments.
Ovum believes that for Hadoop to gain significant adoption in the enterprise, it must act like a “first class citizen” and operate similarly to the veteran components of existing enterprise architectures. This paper describes the 5 building blocks that Hadoop needs to build upon to become that first class citizen, and how MapR has delivered those capabilities in the MapR Distribution including Hadoop.