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Pachyderm

MapReduce without Hadoop. Analyze massive datasets with Docker.
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What is Pachyderm?

Pachyderm is an open source MapReduce engine that uses Docker containers for distributed computations.
Pachyderm is a tool in the Big Data Tools category of a tech stack.
Pachyderm is an open source tool with 4.4K GitHub stars and 418 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Pachyderm's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Pachyderm?

Companies
5 companies reportedly use Pachyderm in their tech stacks, including AgFlow, NearSt, and data-science.

Developers
6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Pachyderm.
Pros of Pachyderm

Pachyderm's Features

  • Git-like File System
  • Dockerized MapReduce
  • Microservice Architecture
  • Deployed with CoreOS

Pachyderm Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Pachyderm?
Hadoop
The Apache Hadoop software library is a framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers using simple programming models. It is designed to scale up from single servers to thousands of machines, each offering local computation and storage.
Apache Spark
Spark is a fast and general processing engine compatible with Hadoop data. It can run in Hadoop clusters through YARN or Spark's standalone mode, and it can process data in HDFS, HBase, Cassandra, Hive, and any Hadoop InputFormat. It is designed to perform both batch processing (similar to MapReduce) and new workloads like streaming, interactive queries, and machine learning.
Airflow
Use Airflow to author workflows as directed acyclic graphs (DAGs) of tasks. The Airflow scheduler executes your tasks on an array of workers while following the specified dependencies. Rich command lines utilities makes performing complex surgeries on DAGs a snap. The rich user interface makes it easy to visualize pipelines running in production, monitor progress and troubleshoot issues when needed.
Kafka
Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.
DVC
It is an open-source Version Control System for data science and machine learning projects. It is designed to handle large files, data sets, machine learning models, and metrics as well as code.
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Pachyderm's Followers
28 developers follow Pachyderm to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Dominic Divakaruni
Catherine  Dalzell
RAHUL SHARMA
Carla Van den Berg
Enrico Leonor
Ravi Hindocha
AratiNagmal
jrevels
Vitor Correia
Cao Jack