We've given Hadoop almost 10 years to mature, invested billions, and very few companies are seeing the return on investment. Several companies have tried to make Hadoop a real-time analytical platform, incorporating SQL-like facades on top, but the latency is still not where it needs to be for interactive applications. Even Google, a true big data user, has moved on and is using more dataflow / flow-based programming approaches. Why? It just makes sense...
Added by Lars Fiedler on September 27, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments