Mapreduce isn't required.
For your query, Hive would be a better fit.
On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 5:36 AM, Mag Gam <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Just curious, does hbase require mapreduce? Basically, I have several
> terabytes of data and I would like to query it similar to sql fashion.
> Was wondering if mapreduce was required.