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Question: Which is better and why: DataStax or Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop?
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    Top Answer: 
    The CDP I used was almost 2.5 years ago on-premise. I would rate it 8/10. I did not have much to compare against in those days and due to Cloud not accessible in my organisation. But, definitely CDP… more »
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    CDH has a wide variety of proprietary tools that we use, like Impala. So from that perspective, it's quite useful as opposed to something open-source. We get a lot of value from Cloudera's proprietary… more »
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    We do not pay for licensing because our customers forward it, so there is no need to purchase the license for the project.
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    Overview
    Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop is the world's most complete, tested, and popular distribution of Apache Hadoop and related projects. CDH is 100% Apache-licensed open source and is the only Hadoop solution to offer unified batch processing, interactive SQL, and interactive search, and role-based access controls. More enterprises have downloaded CDH than all other such distributions combined.
    Big data platform built on Apache Cassandra.
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    Sample Customers
    37signals, Adconion,adgooroo, Aggregate Knowledge, AMD, Apollo Group, Blackberry, Box, BT, CSC
    ING, Netflix, UBS, eBay, Constant Contact, Aeris, Arise, ClearCapital, Dyn, Engine, Noble Group, Pantheon, Target
    Top Industries
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    Financial Services Firm29%
    Computer Software Company24%
    Marketing Services Firm12%
    Insurance Company12%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company27%
    Comms Service Provider23%
    Financial Services Firm10%
    Government6%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company32%
    Financial Services Firm15%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Media Company7%
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    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise25%
    Large Enterprise50%
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    Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop is ranked 2nd in NoSQL Databases with 9 reviews while DataStax is ranked 13th in NoSQL Databases. Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop is rated 7.4, while DataStax is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop writes "Performs well and the technical support is helpful, but the upgrade process needs to be consolidated". On the other hand, Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop is most compared with HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric, Amazon EMR, Apache Spark, InfluxDB and SingleStore DB, whereas DataStax is most compared with MongoDB, Cassandra, HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric and Neo4j.

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