What is HBase?
Apache HBase is an open-source, distributed, versioned, column-oriented store modeled after Google' Bigtable: A Distributed Storage System for Structured Data by Chang et al. Just as Bigtable leverages the distributed data storage provided by the Google File System, HBase provides Bigtable-like capabilities on top of Apache Hadoop.
HBase is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.
HBase is an open source tool with 3.3K GitHub stars and 2.2K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to HBase's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses HBase?
69 companies reportedly use HBase in their tech stacks, including Pinterest, Hubspot, and hike.
125 developers on StackShare have stated that they use HBase.
Apache Hive, OpenTSDB, Apache Flink, Netuitive, and Apache Zeppelin are some of the popular tools that integrate with HBase. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with HBase.
Why developers like HBase?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use HBase
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