Alternative to MapReduce... - Spark | BIG data, Data Mining, Predictive Modeling, Visualization |

Notwithstanding that bet, we simultaneously believe that the ecosystem needs a high-performance alternative to the current MapReduce implementation. That view is shared by the community generally.

In this piece, I want to walk through the history, the current status and the short- and long-term future of the Hadoop platform, concentrating especially on MapReduce.

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