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Takeaways from a lesson on distributed computing

I sat down with an engineer to begin to get a better understanding of distributed computing, Hadoop, and clustering and here are some of the takeaways – I hope this is helpful for non-techies in explaining what Hadoop is used for and why we need. 276 more words

Hadoop Distributed File System

10 Ways Water Can Kill You

The human body contains from 55% to 78% water, depending on body size. To function properly, the body requires between one and seven liters of water per day to avoid dehydration. 1,904 more words