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Modern Big Data Processing with Hadoop

By : V Naresh Kumar, Manoj R Patil, Prashant Shindgikar
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Modern Big Data Processing with Hadoop

By: V Naresh Kumar, Manoj R Patil, Prashant Shindgikar

Overview of this book

The complex structure of data these days requires sophisticated solutions for data transformation, to make the information more accessible to the users.This book empowers you to build such solutions with relative ease with the help of Apache Hadoop, along with a host of other Big Data tools. This book will give you a complete understanding of the data lifecycle management with Hadoop, followed by modeling of structured and unstructured data in Hadoop. It will also show you how to design real-time streaming pipelines by leveraging tools such as Apache Spark, and build efficient enterprise search solutions using Elasticsearch. You will learn to build enterprise-grade analytics solutions on Hadoop, and how to visualize your data using tools such as Apache Superset. This book also covers techniques for deploying your Big Data solutions on the cloud Apache Ambari, as well as expert techniques for managing and administering your Hadoop cluster. By the end of this book, you will have all the knowledge you need to build expert Big Data systems.
Table of Contents (12 chapters)

Available technologies in the Cloud

With the increased adoption of Cloud computing, enterprises have started building a variety of technologies and making them available to consumers. We will go through the list of organizations that have pioneered Cloud offerings, and also the different types of technologies they offer.

Here is a list of companies that offer Cloud services:

  • Microsoft Azure (Azure)
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • IBM
  • Salesforce
  • SAP
  • Oracle
  • VMware

Various types of resources are being offered to the consumers in the form of:

  • Platform as a Service
  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Software as a Service
  • Backend as a Service
  • Network as a Service

With the increase in offerings such as these, many organizations need not focus on the infrastructure such as real estate, servers, firewalls, load balancers, switches, power supply, and so on. But they can instead...