We all know there’s lots of excitement and buzz surrounding Hadoop, but talk to some CIOs in “non-web” industries about moving mission critical apps to the open source Big Data framework and you’re bound to hear a little fear in their voices. They’re worried that Hadoop is not ready for primetime because it has a single point of failure.
Seriously? Can you actually visualize a CIO being afraid of the NameNode? Does he look like this?
Original title and link: Making Hadoop Safe for Mission Critical Applications: CIOs Afraid of the NameNode ( ©myNoSQL)