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The 10 Most Important Open Source Projects of 2011

Dec 14, 2011, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)

"Without a doubt, Hadoop has had a fantastic year. The distributed computing platform from Apache has seen massive uptake and industry support.

Hadoop is being used and/or supported by almost every enterprise player. Naturally it's big with Yahoo, the company that started the project, but it's also being used by Amazon, IBM, Twitter, Facebook, and just about any other company that's working with Big Data.

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