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Can We Trust Hadoop Benchmarks?

November 22, 2017

Over the last 7 years, there have been dozens of Hadoop and Spark benchmarks. A vast majority of them are a scam.  Sometimes the perpetrators are ignorant of how to do a benchmark correctly (i.e. Hanlon’s Razor.)  But too often, some zealot just wants to declare their product the winner.   They ignore or adjust the… Read More »