The company also cemented its commitment to the Hadoop open source data analytics tool, identifying it as “the cornerstone of [IBM’s] big data strategy” in a statement.
IBM is the latest in a line of enterprises to stress their commitment to Hadoop. Enterprise storage vendor EMC put a tweaked Hadoop distribution at the heart of a recently updated range of data analytics Greenplum appliances, while business intelligence company Jaspersoft announced plans to better integrate its products with Hadoop in February.
Sometimes I don’t get the meaning of the words commitment and investment. But this makes me believe others are having the same understanding problem.
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