The best Hadoop vendors are Apache Spark, Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop, Hortonworks Data Platform, Netezza Analytics, and MapR.
Apache is the top solution according to IT Central Station reviews and rankings.
One reviewer writes: "Fast performance and has an easy initial setup", and another reviewer writes: "Easy to use and is capable of processing large amounts of data".
The 2nd best product is Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop. A user writes: "Offers big data support for analytical applications but the technical support needs improvement",
and another reviewer writes: "Helpful to build infrastructure for advanced analytics and is easy to install ".
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