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Apache Hadoop is ideal for organizations with a growing need to store and process massive application datasets. With Hadoop: The Definitive Guide, programmers will find details for analyzing large datasets with Hadoop, and administrators will learn how to set up and run Hadoop clusters. The book includes case studies that illustrate how Hadoop is used to solve specific problems.

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"Very good coverage of Hadoop & related technologie" - by Alex Ott on 15-OCT-2011
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Good book on basics of Hadoop (HDFS, MapReduce & other related technologies). This book provides all necessary details to start work with Hadoop, program using it, administer, etc.

I actually read 1st edition as well, but I found many new & useful additions in new edition

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