What is the difference between HDFS and NAS?

Category: HadoopWhat is the difference between HDFS and NAS?
Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 years ago

What is the difference between HDFS and NAS?

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Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 years ago

HDFS data blocks are distributed across local drives of all machines in a cluster whereas, NAS data is stored on dedicated hardware.