Real time Hadoop is all the rage, with Storm, Spark, Shark, and a plethora of other products, initiatives and events. However, it may be hard to visualize. For example, when you do a "bring your child to work." If so, our cartoonist comes into the picture and explains it very clearly: it is an elephant surfing in the clouds. See for yourself. In fact, don't forget our complete Hadoop coloring book for kids.