What is the SequenceFileInputFormat in Hadoop?

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Editor Staff asked 10 months ago

What is the SequenceFileInputFormat in Hadoop?

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Editor Staff answered 10 months ago

In Hadoop, SequenceFileInputFormat is used to read files in sequence. It is a specific compressed binary file format which passes data between the output of one MapReduce job to the input of some other MapReduce job.