Data serialization using Apache Avro in Hadoop


Avro Serialization 1

In this post, we will discuss about basic introduction about Avro serialization. What is Avro Serialization? : Avro is a one of the famous data serialization and deserialization frameworks that greatly¬†integrates with almost all hadoop platforms. Avro framework is created by Doug Cutting, the creator of Hadoop and now it is full fledged project under Apache Software foundation. Need for Avro¬†Serialization: Hadoop‘s native library provides Writables for data serialization (converting […]