Elastic Map Reduce (EMR)¶
- Used to create Big Data clusters to analyze and process vast amounts of data
- Uses Hadoop, an open-source framework, to distribute your data and processing across a cluster of 100s of EC2 instances.
- Supports open-source tools such as Apache Spark, HBase, Presto, Flink, etc.
- EMR takes care of all the provisioning and configuration
- Integrated with Spot Instances
- Can be used to process large amounts of log files
Last updated: 2022-05-14