Spark vs. Hadoop: Not Enemies, but Sidekicks
- September 17, 2017
- Posted by: Techspirals
- Category: Trainings & Services
All conversations about big data are incomplete without the mention of Spark and Hadoop. Though Spark and Hadoop are considered as competitors in the big data space, the collective agreement is that both technologies complement each other and are better when used together. However, the big “Big Data” question that many companies have is – “Is Spark going to replace Hadoop?”. Most of the professionals who want to pursue a career in big data are now in a dilemma on whether they should learn Hadoop or Spark. This article by Bernard Marr very well compares the two technologies Spark and Hadoop to –
- Ease the decision making process for companies to choose between Hadoop or Spark for their next big data deployment.
- It also clears the confusion amongst professionals on whether they should learn only Hadoop or learn both Hadoop and Spark.