Traditional data analysis techniques are no longer adequate, yet businesses increasingly rely on insightful analysis of huge data volumes to stay competitive. IT departments are challenged to expand data centers with budgets that are not keeping pace with data growth.
To address these challenges, many IT departments are using Apache™ Hadoop™, an open source software library that provides a framework for distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of servers. However, the basic Hadoop architecture brings two limitations:
Alcatel-Lucent and NetApp have developed a platform architecture that addresses the two major limitations of the basic Hadoop architecture while improving network speed and efficiency:
Improves on the basic Apache™ Hadoop™ architecture
Increases network speed and efficiency
To learn more, read the solution brief: High-Performance Architecture for Large- Scale Data Analytics
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