Looking at the growing demand for big data technologies, this can be the right time for IT professionals to keep themselves aligned to Hadoop and other big data technologies. But why Hadoop?

“Hadoop and its derived ecosystems are going to be the future of big data analytics. It is predicted that 15 years from now, IT professionals without analytics and big data skills will have no scope for growth,” says Kapil Tyagi, cofounder and chief product officer of Edureka, an edu-tech company.