Why is Hadoop called Hadoop?

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Why is Hadoop called Hadoop?

Postby priyakarthik » 27 Aug 2019, 13:42

The name "Hadoop" was given by one of Doug Cutting's sons to that son's toy elephant. Doug used the name for his open source project because it was easy to pronounce and to Google.
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