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July 28, 2014

Hortonworks, Pivotal team to better manage Hadoop

Prominent Hadoop software and service companies Hortonworks and Pivotal have partnered to further develop software called Ambari, which would make it easier for enterprises to manage Hadoop distributions.
July 25, 2014

H-P Invests $50M in Hortonworks to Extend Hadoop

Hewlett-Packard Co . will invest $50 million in Hortonworks Inc., the venture-backed big-data company that is preparing to go public next year, as part of an extension of the companies' partnership.
July 24, 2014

HP Invests $50 Million in Hadoop Distributor Hortonworks

Hewlett-Packard is putting more of its muscle and money behind Hortonworks by expanding its partnership with the Hadoop distribution vendor and investing $50 million in the company. - See more at: http://www.eweek.com/database/hp-invests-50-million-in-hadoop-distributor-hortonworks.html#sthash.WWc7YnbN.dpuf
July 24, 2014

Hortonworks receives $50M from HP to push Apache Hadoop in latest Big Data partnership

Open-source Apache Hadoop provider Hortonworks Inc. and Hewlett-Packard today announced a partnership to accelerate the adoption of Apache Hadoop in the enterprise.
July 24, 2014

HP Taps Hortonworks to Supply Hadoop for HAVEn

Hewlett-Packard and Hortonworks today announced a strategic partnership that will see the vendors work together around Hadoop.
July 24, 2014

HP Invests $50M In Hortonworks: Hadoop Bet

HP joins Intel, Google Capital in investing big on Hadoop, taking a stake in Hortonworks while deepening integrations with its platform.
July 24, 2014

HP invests in Hortonworks’ Hadoop

Hewlett-Packard is betting $50 million that its customers will find value in the Hadoop data processing platform, by investing in Hadoop distributor Hortonworks.
July 24, 2014

HP joins the Hadoop backers club, pours $50M into Hortonworks

Another day, another Hadoop investment. This time, it’s Hewlett-Packard bankrolling Hortonworks to the tune of $50 million. Your move, Cloudera.
July 24, 2014

HP Makes $50 Million Strategic Investment in Hortonworks

Re/code has learned that HP today will announce a strategic partnership under which it will invest $50 million in Hortonworks, the Hadoop startup that spun out of Yahoo in 2011.
July 10, 2014

Hadoop 2, YARN set to shake up data management and analytics

Consultant Wayne Eckerson says Hadoop 2, with its key YARN component, qualifies as a flexible big data operating system. And it could quickly take the open source framework into the IT mainstream, he predicts.
July 9, 2014

The 10 Coolest Big Data Products Of 2014 (So Far)

Hortonworks debuted the new release of its Hadoop distribution in April, adding new SQL query technology to boost the speed and scale of Hadoop application queries.
July 9, 2014

Accenture and Hortonworks Join Forces to Help Businesses Manage Big Data

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has entered into an alliance agreement with Hortonworks, a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, in a further strategic move to build its big data and digital capabilities and bring big outcomes from big data and analytics to its clients.
July 8, 2014

Accenture partners with Hortonworks as big data rally continues

Hortonworks will serve up its Hadoop distribution platform to Accenture customers, while Accenture will offer support to clients looking to marry the Hortonworks data platform with their existing IT infrastructure.
June 26, 2014

Apache Spark Gets YARN Approval from Hortonworks

Hortonworks today announced that Apache Spark is certified to work with YARN, the quarterback calling plays in next-gen Hadoop v2 clusters.
June 26, 2014

Hortonworks Certifies Spark On YARN, Hadoop

Hortonworks catches up to Cloudera with YARN-managed implementation of Spark in-memory framework for machine learning on Hadoop.
June 23, 2014

Hortonworks Acquires XA Secure to Strengthen Security in Enterprise Hadoop

Hortonworks recently acquired the data security company XA Secure to help the organization in providing comprehensive security to Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP).
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.

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