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What is the need of Hadoop?

What is the need of Hadoop?

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Re: What is the need of Hadoop?

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Hadoop is an open-source software framework for storing data and running applications on clusters of commodity hardware. It provides massive storage for any kind of data, enormous processing power and the ability to handle virtually limitless concurrent tasks or jobs.

Some of the important benefits of Hadoop are:

1.Ability to store and process huge amounts of any kind of data, quickly.

2.High computing power

3.Fault tolerance

4.Flexibility

5.Low cost

6.Scalability

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