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Apache Hadoop has emerged as the leading technology for helping companies mine big data. And while every organization is different, their big data demands are often similar. Hadoop enables companies to collect and process massive amounts of data that was once thought of as too expensive or unwieldy to store and analyze. They have learned that these data types are valuable as sources of insight and business advantage. Let’s take a look at how Hadoop is used to mine value from these new types of data.