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October 23, 2013

YARN-Based Architecture of HDP 2.0 Enables New Workloads in the Modern Data Architecture

PALO ALTO, Calif.—October 23, 2013—Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the general availability of the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 2.0, the first commercial distribution built on the recent Hadoop 2 GA release from the Apache Software Foundation.… More

October 23, 2013

Overwhelming Support from Hortonworks Partners for HDP 2.0 Underscores Enterprise Hadoop’s Role in Data Architectures of Tomorrow

PALO ALTO, Calif.—October 23, 2013—Hortonworks, a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that seventeen of its leading technology partners have been certified on the now generally-available Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 2.0, the most flexible, complete and integrated Apache Hadoop distribution to date.… More

October 21, 2013
New Analytics Advantage with Hadoop Program empowers organizations to become Analytics 3.0 enabled
October 18, 2013
SAS provides data-to-decision business analytics with Hortonworks on Hadoop
October 3, 2013
Second Annual Event to Bring Together Europe’s Apache Hadoop Community to Share Knowledge and Best Practices; Call for Papers Now Open
September 26, 2013
Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, and WANdisco, a leading provider of continuous availability software for global enterprises to meet the challenges of Big Data, announced that the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) will support WANdisco’s Non-Stop Hadoop technology.
September 16, 2013
Hortonworks announces it has expanded its European customer base with the addition of Spotify, the world’s largest, most successful music streaming service
September 11, 2013
Hortonworks, the leading contributor to and provider of Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it has signed a reseller agreement with SAP (NYSE: SAP).
September 5, 2013
XING has partnered exclusively with Hortonworks thanks to its true open source credentials; its deep understanding and contribution to Apache Hadoop; and its global footprint with local, European expertise.
August 15, 2013
The industry recognition solidifies Hortonworks’ position as a pioneer of enabling the modern data architecture to include Apache Hadoop and the driving member behind the Apache Hadoop ecosystem.
August 14, 2013
The reseller agreement enables CSC to sell subscription support for the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), the industry’s only 100-percent open source data platform powered by Apache Hadoop. CSC’s big data practice and its solutions extend the reach of HDP to enterprises around the world by offering a supported Apache Hadoop platform to its enterprise customer base.
August 13, 2013
Delivering on the commitment to provide application portability across Windows, Linux and Windows Azure environments, HDP 1.3 enables the same data, scripts and jobs to run seamlessly across both Windows and Linux. Now organizations can have complete processing choice for their big data applications and port Hadoop applications from one operating system platform to another as needs and requirements change.
July 24, 2013
Hortonworks was recognized for its innovative leadership in big data, providing a secure and robust Apache Hadoop platform, combined with services and training, to companies looking to utilize Hadoop to meet their data needs.
June 27, 2013
Management packs for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager and Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager will manage and monitor Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), a 100-percent open source data platform powered by Apache Hadoop, for both Windows and Linux deployments. With these management packs, customers will be able to monitor and manage HDP from System Center Operations Manager alongside existing data center deployments and manage HDP from System Center Virtual Machine Manager in virtual and cloud infrastructure deployments.
June 26, 2013
Designed to meet the needs of mainstream enterprise organizations, HDP 2.0 represents a major step forward in the Apache Hadoop architecture. Specifically, HDP 2.0 Community Preview is the first distribution to include the upcoming beta release of Apache YARN that enables a wide range of data processing applications to run natively in Hadoop with predictable performance and quality of service. The YARN-based architecture of Hadoop 2.0 will enable organizations to take Hadoop beyond its batch-processing roots and deploy specific applications designed to derive greater business value from critical, and often untapped, information.

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