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July 30, 2014

Tech Companies’ Secret Weapon: Animal Logos

“The perception of many tech businesses is that they’re just ones and zeros,” says Dean Crutchfield, an independent branding consultant. “Done right, a little fluffy puppy is hard to ignore.”
July 29, 2014

HP invests $50 million in Hortonworks, forges big data partnership

Hewlett-Packard said it has invested $50 million in Hortonworks as part of a broad integration pact aimed at big data analytics customers.
July 29, 2014

HP drops $50M into Hadoop company Hortonworks

Today, the legacy tech giant announced that it has dumped $50 million into Hortonworks, a leading distributor of Hadoop open-source software for storing, processing, and analyzing lots of different kinds of data.
July 29, 2014

H-P, Hortonworks Extend Partnership on Big Data

Hewlett-Packard Co. will extend its strategic partnership to integrate engineering strategies with Hortonworks Inc., the venture-backed Big Data company that is preparing to go public next year. The extension is supported by a $50 million equity investment by H-P, which, as part of the partnership, uses Hortonworks Data Platform as the Hadoop component of its own big data platform, HP HAVEn. The companies also said in a joint...
July 28, 2014

Team of rivals: Hortonworks, Pivotal join up for Hadoop project

Competitors band together to contribute to Apache Ambari project for Hadoop provisioning, monitoring, and management
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:
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.

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