OJMS  Vol.4 No.4 , October 2014
Hadoop and Its Role in Modern Image Processing
This paper introduces MapReduce as a distributed data processing model using open source Hadoop framework for manipulating large volume of data. The huge volume of data in the modern world, particularly multimedia data, creates new requirements for processing and storage. As an open source distributed computational framework, Hadoop allows for processing large amounts of images on an infinite set of computing nodes by providing necessary infrastructures. This paper introduces this framework, current works and its advantages and disadvantages.

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Banaei, S. and Moghaddam, H. (2014) Hadoop and Its Role in Modern Image Processing. Open Journal of Marine Science, 4, 239-245. doi: 10.4236/ojms.2014.44022.
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