Hadoop is an open-source software framework developed by Apache for distributed storage and distributed processing of Big Data on clusters of commodity hardware. It allows for distributed processing of large data sets across multiple computers using simple programming models.

While it can be the key to uncovering profitable insights and answering complex questions, many organizations struggle to store, manage and analyze this valuable resource.

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