3. Hadoop and Data Science

What happened is the data scientists not only got interesting research results—what we had anticipated—but they also prototyped new applications and demonstrated that those applications could substantially improve Yahoo’s search relevance or Yahoo’s advertising revenue.

Eric Baldeschwieler VP of Hadoop Software Development, Yahoo!

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