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The Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) is the reliable and scalable data storage core of the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). In HDP, HDFS and YARN combine to form the distributed operating system for your data platform, providing resource management for diverse workloads and scalable data storage for the next generation of analytical applications. In this […]

Hadoop has traditionally been used for batch processing data at large scale. Batch processing applications care more about raw sequential throughput than low-latency and hence the existing HDFS model where all attached storages are assumed to be spinning disks has worked well. There is an increasing interest in using Hadoop for interactive query processing e.g. […]