Why Companies Prefer to Use Python with Hadoop?

Hadoop framework is written in Java language, but it is entirely possible for Hadoop programs to be coded in Python or C++ language. Which implies that data architects don’t have to learn Java, if they are familiar with Python. World of analytics don’t have many Java programmers (lovers!), so Python comes across as one of […]

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Top 6 Highest-Paying Big Data Skills to Upgrade to in 2016

In the world of technology, it is no surprise for certifications to get easily outdated. That might be the sad part, but the silver lining is that newer skills are mostly based or built upon existing ones, which means experts of a subject don’t have to struggle much to acquire an upgradation. In fact, they […]

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What is Google Cloud Dataflow?

Google Cloud Dataflow is a tool that lets you build pipelines, oversee their execution, and transform and change data, all within the cloud. The tool is a natural evolution of MapReduce, Google’s erstwhile programming paradigm. At present, Google places its servers in Cloud Dataflow. The tool in question facilitates companies that need solutions for large […]

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The Big Question of Big Data Schema

Every successive generation of technology brings with it something that remains unchanged: a better version of what we desire. On the same note, schema-on-read is a strategy that developed after schema-on-write couldn’t cope with the speed and variance at which big data can function. But are all new things better? First, let’s take a brief […]

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