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Evolving "Hadoop" Stack Manifests a Community in Motion

by Merv Adrian  |  September 19, 2020

Apache "Hadoop" component activity tells a story of a dynamic community that continues to birth new projects, and incorporate them even as some older ones fade. Of course that extends...

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Recommendation Engine Book Review – Highly Recommended

by Mark P. McDonald  |  September 8, 2020

Recommendations implicitly and explicitly drive eCommerce and the digital world.  Recommendations are so ubiquitous that it is easy to lose sight of them or their influence.  From what you see...

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August 2020 Hadoop Distribution Apache Project Tracker

by Merv Adrian  |  August 19, 2020

Welcome to my co-author, Gartner analyst Sanjeev Mohan It's been an eventful 6 months since Merv published the last of these trackers. The Hadoop ecosystem is far from dead, as...

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AI Security: The Dark Side of AI and How to Make it Trustworthy

by Avivah Litan  |  August 18, 2020

Repressive regimes are working hard on improving AI applications that control and micromanage populations, and suppress dissent. If these Orwellian efforts succeed, protests such as those in Belarus will be...

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Stop Talking About “Hadoop”

by Merv Adrian  |  March 4, 2020

As an analyst, I get many inquiries about Hadoop. Few of them bear much resemblance to the ones I took 5 or 6 years ago. The investor inquiries are similar...

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February 2020 Hadoop Distribution Apache Project Tracker

by Merv Adrian  |  January 14, 2020

Updated 2/15/20 - thank you to HPE for MapR details Until 2018, I published comparisons of the supported versions of components in the multiple available Hadoop distributions. That older series...

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When Machine Learning Prediction Excels

by Jitendra Subramanyam  |  July 6, 2019

Meet the Chief Data and Analytics Officer research team | Check out our research In the previous post, Prediction Models: Traditional versus Machine Learning, we looked at 3 kinds of...

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The Future of Database Management Systems Is Cloud

by Merv Adrian  |  June 23, 2019

On Friday, 20-June-2019, Gartner published new research titled "The Future of the DBMS Market Is Cloud" by Donald Feinberg, Merv Adrian and Adam Ronthal. The thesis: cloud is now the default...

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