New to Hadoop? Want to learn the basics? Tune into this video. In less than 5 minutes, you’ll learn about the key characteristics of this open source framework for storing and processing very large volumes of data using computing clusters. You’ll even get a brief introduction to Hive and HBase, two popular storage mechanisms for Hadoop.

Presented by IBM’s Cynthia Saracco, this video is part of the open Data-X project curated by Ikhlaq Sidhu, Chief Scientist and Founding Director, Sutardja Center, UC Berkeley and Roberto V. Zicari, Frankfurt Big Data Lab, Goethe University, Frankfurt and Visiting Scholar, UC Berkeley. Additional Data-X materials are available through

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