Spring Hadoop is also open source, available under the Apache 2.0 license. More information on programming Hadoop jobs using Spring is available on the SpringSource blog. This isn’t the first time VMware has given Spring developers access to new types of data stores. In 2010, VMware bought  GemStone for its low-latency distributed data grid technology. That’s now part of the Spring Data project, which also features tie-ins to NoSQL databases MongoDB, Riak, Redis and Neo4j Read the full article