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Question on Hadoop & MapReduce

Shrikant Deshpande
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Joined: May 17, 2010
Posts: 15

What kind of problems can be solved or addressed by Hadoop & MapReduce ?

What are the application areas where Hadoop and MapReduce are useful ?

Can you please give some example of it.

Thanks.

-Shrikant.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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