Today we are proud to announce that the formation of a terrific partnership with LucidWorks to bring search to the Hortonworks Data Platform. LucidWorks delivers an enterprise-grade search development platform built atop the power of Apache Solr.
Both LucidWorks and Hortonworks have a shared vision of innovating in open source and delivering it to customers in an enterprise grade platform.
As part of our continuing mission to build the a completely open, versatile enterprise data platform across many data processing scenarios then Solr offers a simple, yet powerful interface providing advanced search capabilities.
The massive interest and adoption of Hadoop means that there are increasing numbers of users of Hadoop-based data. The combination of Apache Solr and Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) makes big data accessible for non-technical users to access and analyze data in a method that nearly everyone is familiar with.
Under the terms of the partnership, Hortonworks will include Solr in HDP, and Hortonworks customers will receive support and technology from both Hortonworks and LucidWorks. There are several components of the partnership.