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Today we are delighted to announce the formal partnership between Accenture and Hortonworks, which is the continuing evolution of the ongoing collaboration between the two companies which started in 2012. With this formal agreement, Accenture and Hortonworks will collaborate on making large structured and unstructured datasets – including operational, video and sensor data – more accessible […]

As SAP’s only partner for 100% open source Apache Hadoop we’re excited to be sponsoring and exhibiting at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW + ASUG Annual Conference. Orlando, FL. June 3 – 5. Join us at SAPPHIRE NOW at booth #1611 to learn more about Hadoop and the integration of the SAP suite of solutions and Hortonworks Data […]

The Internet of Things (IoT) is in its infancy. You can buy wireless bathroom scales to upload data to monitoring tools helping you manage your weight. You can buy a connected refrigerator that keeps track of the inventory to remind you what you need to buy. It’s fascinating to think about the future of possibilities. […]

We are delighted to host this is a guest blog from John Schitka at SAP. Join us on March 12 to learn how SAP HANA and Hortonworks Data Platform combine to help you achieve Instant Insight and Infinite Scale — Register Here  Big Data is changing our world – enabling previously impossible insights and transforming the […]

This is a guest post from our partner, Revelytix who recently created a step-by-step tutorial on using Loom with the Hortonworks Sandbox.  Enterprises are excited about the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) for many reasons, such as low cost, scalability, and flexibility. The latter in particular holds out new possibilities for data science. The Hadoop Distributed […]

Recently, SAP and Hortonworks announced the next step in the relationship with SAP, where SAP resells and provided enterprise support for the Hortonworks Data Platform. Since then, we’ve been working together to showcase how SAP HANA + Hortonworks Data Platform provide “Instant Insight and Infinite Scale”. The combination of HANA and the Hortonworks Data Platform is […]

Using Hadoop as an enterprise data platform means great integration with other technologies in the data center. To that end, the Hortonworks Sandbox Partner Gallery showcases how our partners’ solutions integrate with Hadoop and provide you with easy access to learn how to use those solutions with the Hortonworks Data Platform via the Sandbox. Don’t have […]

Last week we announced the availability of the Hortonworks Data Platform 2.0. Today, we’re delighted to announce the availability of the Hortonworks Sandbox 2.0. New Features Based on HDP 2.0 Easy enablement of Ambari and Hbase Updated tutorial navigation HDP 2.0 This version of the Sandbox provides you a complete HDP 2.0 environment. Your own […]

On October 16, we’ve been invited to join our partner SAP to talk Big Data and how the integrated SAP HANA + Hadoop approach can solve your big data challenges. This chat will be a live Google Hangout with: Irfan Khan, SVP & GM SAP Global Big Data at SAP (@i_kHANA) Ari Zilka,  CTO at Hortonworks (@ikarzali) Timo […]

This is a guest blog post from our partner, Actuate. They’ve been generous enough to create some great Hadoop tutorials on the Open Source BIRT project that use the Hortonworks Sandbox. By now, Apache™ Hadoop® has become synonymous with the first stage of Big Data: storing, processing and managing huge volumes and varieties of structured […]

Are you a Hadoop hot shot?  Are you the one everyone looks to for help on their Hadoop projects? Are you looking to showcase your talent to the world? Then just maybe we have a great option for you. We recently published the Hortonworks Sandbox tutorials on GitHub. Now it’s your turn. We invite you […]

This is a guest blog post from Gary Nakamura, CEO at our partner Concurrent, Inc. discussing Cascading Pattern and the new Hadoop tutorial they have written for the Hortonworks Sandbox. This is one of the first tutorials aimed at more experienced crowd. Enjoy! Cascading Pattern: Deploy Predictive Models on Hadoop in minutes. Cascading Pattern signifies an important […]

Albert Einstein is credited with saying that he doesn’t worry about the future because it would arrive soon enough. We don’t worry the future either — we focus on building it. And today, we are delighted to release the Hortonworks Data Platform 2.0 Beta Sandbox. This is the single-node VM based on the HDP 2.0 […]

He loves me, he loves me not… using daisies to figure out someone’s feelings is so last century. A much better way to determine whether someone likes you, your product or your company is to do some analysis on Twitter feeds to get better data on what the public is saying. But how do you […]

In the last 60 seconds there were 1,300 new mobile users and there were 100,000 new tweets. As you contemplate what happens in an internet minute Amazon brought in $83,000 worth of sales. What would be the impact of you being able to identify: What is the most efficient path for a site visitor to research […]