Hadoop HDFS

The Apache HDFS is a distributed file system that makes it possible to scale a single Apache Hadoop cluster to hundreds (and even thousands) of nodes.

20 Alternatives To Hadoop HDFS


ASG Enterprise Data Intelligence

Enterprise Data Intelligence drives business with data lineage.

Amazon EMR

Amazon Elastic MapReduce is a web service that makes it easy to quickly process vast amounts of data.

Apache Ambari

Ambari is aimed at making Hadoop management simpler by developing software for provisioning, managing, and monitoring Hadoop clusters.

Apache Beam

Apache Beam provides an advanced unified programming model to implement batch and streaming data processing jobs.

Apache Spark for Azure HDInsight

This article provides an introduction to Spark in HDInsight and the different scenarios in which you can use Spark cluster in HDInsight.


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Azure Data Lake Store

Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 is highly scalable and secure storage for big data analytics. Maximize costs and efficiency through full integrations with other Azure products.

Azure HDInsight

Azure HDInsight is a managed Apache Hadoop cloud service that lets you run Apache Spark, Apache Hive, Apache Kafka, Apache HBase, and more.

Bright Computing

Bright Computing provides software for building and managing Linux clusters in your datacenter, the cloud and at the edge.


Confluent offers a real-time data platform built around Apache Kafka.


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Google Cloud Dataflow

Google Cloud Dataflow is a fully-managed cloud service and programming model for batch and streaming big data processing.

Google Cloud Dataproc

Managed Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop service which is fast, easy to use, and low cost


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HortonWorks Data Platform

The Hortonworks Data Platform is a 100% open source distribution of Apache Hadoop that is truly…

IBM Analytics Engine

Analytics Engine is a combined Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop service for creating analytics applications.


MapR is a leading high-performance data management or IT management solution that integrates Apache Drill, Hadoop and Spark with real-time global event streaming, scalable enterprise storage, and database capabilities in order to control large appli…


Qubole delivers a self-service platform for big aata analytics built on Amazon, Microsoft and Google Clouds.


alooma brings together a reliable data pipeline, an easy data transformation interface, and a powerful stream processor.