Eli Collins introduces Hadoop: why it came about, the benefits it produces, its history, its architecture, use cases and applications.
Eli Collins is a lead on Cloudera's Platform team, an active contributor to Apache Hadoop and member of its project management committee (PMC) at the Apache Software Foundation. Before that he worked on the ESX Hypervisor at VMware. Eli holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science from New York University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, respectively.
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