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February 12, 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—February 12, 2015—Hortonworks® (NASDAQ: HDP), the leading contributor to and provider of Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it has signed an agreement with Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) to jointly promote and support Hadoop. The agreement enables HDS to deliver Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP™), the industry’s only 100-percent open source data platform powered by Apache Hadoop, to Hitachi’s enterprise customers.… More

February 12, 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—February 12, 2015—Hortonworks® (NASDAQ:HDP), the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it has reached 1,000 partners.

Enabling a vibrant ecosystem around Hadoop has been core to Hortonworks strategy since the beginning of the company. Joint engineering is a key element to the depth of the partnership program enabling deeply integrated partner technologies providing customers with increased interoperability and deployment choice.… More

January 28, 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—January 28, 2015—Hortonworks® (NASDAQ:HDP), the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the creation of the Data Governance Initiative (DGI). DGI will develop an extensible foundation that addresses enterprise requirements for comprehensive data governance. In addition to Hortonworks, the founding members of DGI are Aetna, Merck, and Target and Hortonworks’ technology partner SAS.… More

December 17, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.—December 17, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced an expansion of the Hortonworks Certified Technology Program. There has been tremendous momentum with 100’s of vendors in the certification program. Additionally, since its introduction just six months ago we’ve seen more than 70 technologies become HDP™ YARN Ready.… More

December 11, 2014

Santa Clara, Calif. – December 11, 2014 – Hortonworks, Inc. today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 6,250,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $16.00 per share. The shares are expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market on December 12, 2014 under the symbol “HDP.” All of the shares are being offered by Hortonworks.… More

November 19, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif.—Nov. 19, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the addition of Kevin M. Klausmeyer to its board of directors. Mr. Klausmeyer serves as the chairman of the company’s audit committee and a member of the compensation committee. Klausmeyer actually joined the board in August 2014, commensurate with the confidential filing of the Hortonworks’ S-1 registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission.… More

November 10, 2014

Palo Alto, Calif. – November 10, 2014 – Hortonworks, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be sold and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined.… More

October 23, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif. and NASHVILLE, Tenn.—October 23, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that it has won the Teradata EPIC award for Big Data Intelligence at the Teradata PARTNERS Conference and Expo in Nashville for the second year in a row.

Recognized for Hortonworks’ partnership with Teradata Hadoop appliance, which is powered by Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), the technologies help companies effectively manage and analyze vast amounts of multi-structured data streaming in from a wide variety of data sources.… More

October 15, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif., and NEW YORK, NY—October 15, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced its 100 percent open source Hadoop solution Hortonworks Data Platform is now certified on Microsoft Azure to handle and process big data workloads. This new capability is 100 percent interoperable with Microsoft Azure HDInsight, Microsoft Analytics Platform System and HDP for deploying Hadoop in the cloud.… More

October 15, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif., and NEW YORK—October 15, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) version 2.2, an enterprise-ready data platform that enables organizations to adopt a modern data architecture with Hadoop YARN as the architectural center, supported by key capabilities required of an enterprise data platform – spanning governance, security and operations.… More

October 14, 2014

PALO ALTO and SEATTLE—Oct. 14, 2014—Hortonworks®, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced an alliance partnership with Avanade, a business technology, cloud and managed services provider, to build new big data solutions and services based on Microsoft technologies. Avanade’s data analytics deployments for enterprise clients with Windows Server and Microsoft Azure environments will turn to Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) on Windows and Azure HDInsight – Microsoft’s 100 percent Apache Hadoop-based service.… More

July 24, 2014

HP makes equity investment, commits R&D resources to accelerate adoption of Enterprise Apache Hadoop with the Hortonworks Data Platform; HP’s Martin Fink to join Hortonworks board of directors

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 24, 2014 — HP and Hortonworks today announced a strategic partnership to address the critical big data needs of enterprise customers.… More

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

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