Press Releases

July 8, 2014

NEW YORK; July 8, 2014 – 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.… More

June 26, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.—June 26, 2014—Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Apache Spark is YARN Ready, whereby certifying that it is fully compatible with the Hortonworks Data Platform—the only complete and 100-percent open source Enterprise Hadoop platform.

Apache Spark provides a unique and powerful framework that enables Enterprise Hadoop users to build and execute iterative algorithms for advanced analytics such as clustering and classification of datasets.… More

June 12, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.—June 12, 2014—Hortonworks, the leading provider of 100-percent open source enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that it has been recognized with an HP AllianceOne Award for HP ConvergedSystems at the HP Discover 2014 conference, taking place June 10-12, 2014 in Las Vegas.

The HP AllianceOne Award for ConvergedSystems recognizes Hortonworks for its strategic relationship and reseller agreement for the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP).… More

June 3, 2014

 New Addition to the Hortonworks Partner Certification Program Empowers Developers and ISVs to Build and Integrate Applications Natively in Hadoop

PALO ALTO, Calif.—June 3, 2014—Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the launch of the YARN Ready Program as the latest addition to the Hortonworks Partner Certification Program.… More

May 21, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.—May 21, 2014—Hortonworks, the leading provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that it has been selected by AlwaysOn as one of the 2014 OnDemand Top 100 private companies in the Cloud Application Platforms category for its Hortonworks Data Platform, the industry’s only 100-percent open source data platform powered by Apache Hadoop.… More

May 15, 2014

Acquisition provides Hortonworks Data Platform customers with the industry’s broadest security capabilities for Enterprise Hadoop

May 14, 2014

Premiere Hadoop Industry Event Sets Stage for Enterprises Sharing Best Practices and Lessons Learned

April 22, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.,— April 22, 2014— Hortonworks®, the leading provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the appointment of Scott Davidson to the position of chief financial officer. Scott is a well-recognized leader with more than 20 years of financial and business experience in both private and public high technology companies.… More

April 21, 2014

Leading Big Data Companies Simplify Enterprise Development for Rich Data-Centric Applications

April 14, 2014

OpenShift by Red Hat Integrates with Hortonworks Data Platform, Accelerates Application Development with 100-percent Open Source Apache Hadoop

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