The Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) is a distributed file system that runs on standard or low-end hardware. Developed by Apache Hadoop, HDFS works like a standard distributed file system but provides better data throughput and access through the MapReduce algorithm, high fault tolerance and native support of large data sets.
Tim Berners-Lee deserves praise for putting together the World Wide Web, but others can take credit for giving him the idea.
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Andrew Beattie has spent most of his career writing, editing and managing Web content in all its many forms. He is especially interested in the future of search and the application of analytics to the business world. Full Bio
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