Understanding Hadoop subprojects

Mahout is a popular data mining library. It takes the most popular data mining scalable machine learning algorithms for performing clustering, classification, regression, and statistical modeling to prepare intelligent applications. Also, it is a scalable machine-learning library.

Apache Mahout is distributed under a commercially friendly Apache software license. The goal of Apache Mahout is to build a vibrant, responsive, and diverse community to facilitate discussions not only on the project itself but also on potential use cases.

The following are some companies that are using Mahout:

  • Amazon: This a shopping portal for providing personalization recommendation
  • AOL: This is a shopping portal for shopping recommendations ...

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