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Latest news from Hortonworks in the media and press
June 16, 2014

In Hadoop, Yahoo is still Hortonworks’ secret weapon

Hadoop is a complex technology, so it helps to have friends in high places when you’re trying to develop it and integrate webscale tooling into enterprise environments.
June 13, 2014

These big data companies are ones to watch

There are scores of promising big data companies, but Fortune sought to cut through the noise and reached out to a number of luminaries in the field to ask which big data companies they believe have the biggest potential.
June 13, 2014

Hortonworks’s Cunitz Plots IPO and Slates Cloudera

Both Cloudera and Hadoop are growing but their respective strategies reveal two disparate approaches.
June 13, 2014

Palo Alto’s Hortonworks Heads South, Signs Big Lease in Santa Clara

Hortonworks Inc., the three-year-old big-data software company, is roughly tripling its local real estate footprint as it moves from Palo Alto to Santa Clara.
June 11, 2014

SQL-on-Hadoop brings open source framework into mainstream

Assorted SQL additions to Hadoop are getting attention of late. Users at the recent Hadoop Summit say these tools betoken better interactive queries.
June 5, 2014

Hadoop’s Holy Moment #hadoopsummit

What was significant about the conversation is that, despite being employed by fierce competitors, Cutting and Murthy showed genuine appreciation for each other and respect for each other’s contributions to the Apache Hadoop project.
June 5, 2014

BNY Mellon Finds Promise and Integration Challenges with Hadoop

BNY Mellon, Target, British Gas and other companies spoke at the Hadoop Summit conference in San Jose about the challenges of integrating Hadoop software with existing software at their companies.
June 5, 2014

Target, TrueCar, BNY Mellon Talk Up Hadoop Software Promise

In case you're unfamiliar, the Hadoop software is likened to a database and may be seen as competition for traditional relational databse systems from Oracle (ORCL) and IBM (IBM), and, to a certain extent, the analytical capabilities of Teradata (TDC (thought that is a matter of debate), but it really is a bird of a different feather.
June 4, 2014

Yahoo: We Run the Whole Company on Hadoop

Hadoop is absolutely critical to the operations of Yahoo, executives with the company said this week at the Hadoop Summit.
June 4, 2014

Generation Hadoop

Experts predict that Hadoop, the framework for processing and storing data, will become widely used in data centers over the next five years.
June 4, 2014

Hadoop Hits the Big Time

Hadoop is going mainstream with established companies recognizing dramatic cost savings and performance improvements.
June 3, 2014

Hortonworks Spins Up a YARN Readiness Program

Hortonworks today launched its YARN Ready Program to help Hadoop application vendors adopt the technology that’s at the heart of the modern Hadoop v2 infrastructure.
June 3, 2014

Hadoop Summit predicts big growth in future

He said that organizations can unlock a great deal of potentially useful information and cost savings by using Hadoop, but that the marketplace for the platform has become quite crowded. - See more at:
June 3, 2014

Hadoop Summit: Momentum, Momentum, Momentum

At Hadoop Summit this week, Hortonworks will point to increasing adoption and Hadoop's shift from trendy to mainstream technology.
May 21, 2014

Big Data 100: Big Data Infrastructure, Tools And Services

By adding XA Secure's technology to the Hortonworks Data Platform, the vendor strengthens its competitive hand against other Hadoop distributors.
May 21, 2014

Hortonworks, BMC team up to support Hadoop automation

BMC's Control-M software automation system will help speed up Hadoop implementation and can also be integrated with Hadoop subcomponents
May 20, 2014

Hortonworks Hadoop distro now supported by BMC Software

The move gives the Hortonworks Hadoop distribution direct support access to BMC's Big Data management framework, Control-M for Hadoop.
May 19, 2014

To help Hadoop adoption, Hortonworks to make security tools open-source

Hortonworks, which is trying to make the Hadoop open-source big data software safer for the enterprise, plans to use its acquisition of XA Secure to beef up its security.
May 19, 2014

InfoQ eMag: Hadoop

This eMag will delve into the various updates in Hadoop 2, including new projects such as Storm, Tez, Spark and others.
May 19, 2014

Big Data Bits: Data for All Edition

So this week’s edition of Big Data Bits is all about A Players and it comes in two parts.
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