HBase: one database for both analytical and operational workloads

Posted on 15 Feb 2015

From its deep integration within the Hadoop platform, the promise of HBase is clear: one datastore for both analytical and operational workloads. But these two type of workloads command very different data interaction patterns.

On one hand, exploratory analytics is focused on complex analysis. Data analysts need to perform rich queries on the data, and typically generate analytic reports through the combination of usual SQL commands and BI visualization products. On the other hand, operational intelligence requires ...

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