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The Hortonworks Blog

Increasingly, companies around the world are adopting Apache Hadoop as a core component of their Modern Data Architecture (MDA) in order to collect, store, analyze and manipulate massive quantities of data on their own terms—regardless of the source of that data, how old it is, where it is stored, or under what format. Once they […]

Recently the Oracle Data Integrator products were certified on the Hortonworks Data Platform version 2.1 and we’re delighted to be working more closely with Oracle engineering on these kinds of efforts. We’re happy to bring this guest blog to you today, written by Alex Kotopoulis, Product Manager, Oracle Data Integration for Big Data, at Oracle […]

On October 15 we announced that we would support Apache Hadoop as an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) on Microsoft Azure. This made us the first Hadoop vendor to give customers and prospects access to that flexible and scalable cloud infrastructure for their big data deployments. This guide walks you through using the Azure Gallery […]

Arsalan Tavakoli-Shiraji, customer engagement lead overseeing business development activities at Databricks, is our guest blogger today. In this blog, he discusses our expanded partnership built around Apache Spark on Apache Hadoop in three areas: customers, engineering, and open source. Today Databricks and Hortonworks are announcing an expanded partnership built around Apache Spark; allow me to […]

Exponential increases in data volumes have forced the data architect and analyst to build much larger and distributed data environments — potentially comprised of hundreds, and sometimes even thousands of servers and switches. Scaling to these cluster sizes does not come without challenges in terms of costs, security and integration with existing infrastructure. The combination […]

As a Hortonworks Certified Technology Partner, Nimble Storage delivers solutions that help enterprises scale their Big Data solutions, simply and cost-effectively. Ibby Rahmani, Nimble’s product and solutions marketing manager, is our guest blogger. He discusses the importance of certification for Nimble and Hortonworks customers. Recently, Nimble Storage proudly announced our partnership with Hortonworks, and the […]

Merv Adrian, the widely respected Gartner analyst, recently remarked on the continuing evolution of Apache Hadoop: YARN is the one that really matters because it doesn’t just mean the list of components will change, but because in its wake the list of components will change Hadoop’s meaning. YARN enables Hadoop to be more than a […]

Today we announced an alliance agreement 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 Microsoft Windows Server and Azure environments will turn to Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) on Windows and Microsoft Azure HDInsight […]

Heading to Strata next week? Interested in learning more about Apache Hadoop and how to integrate your existing infrastructure and applications with your Big Data solution? Join our partner presentations at the Hortonworks booth #117, on Thursday, October 16 and Friday, October 17. Many of the sessions will feature demonstrations. You will hear directly from […]

Since our founding over three years ago, a core part of our strategy has been on enabling the enterprise to use Hadoop in the context of their existing technologies via a Modern Data Architecture. From the earliest days of the company when we hired Mitch Ferguson to head our business development efforts, we’ve been working […]

It’s been just about a year since SAP signed up to be a strategic reseller for the Hortonworks Data Platform and what a year it’s been — we’ve worked on enablement, engineering and marketing efforts. Enablement and Support Milestones As part SAP’s Big Data strategy, the SAP sales force can resell the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) as […]

ITC Infotech is a Hortonworks consulting and integration partner and provides IT services and solutions to leading global customers. The company addresses a wide range of customer challenges through innovative IT solutions. Today, guest blogger Aditya Agrawal, head of Advance technology, ZLabs at ITC Infotech focuses on ITC’s RADAR framework for the Retail industry. STORM […]

Novetta is a new Hortonworks Technology Partner and recently achieved HDP 2.1 Certification and YARN Ready status. In this guest blog, Jennifer Reed, director of product management at Novetta, talks about Novetta’s YARN Ready entity resolution and relationship dimension-building application. The New Era of Analytics Thomas Davenport, in his keynote at the Hadoop Summit San […]

StackIQ, a Hortonworks technology partner, offers a comprehensive software suite that automates the deployment, provisioning, and management of Big Infrastructure. In his second guest blog, Anoop Rajendra (@anoop_r), a Senior Software Developer at StackIQ, gives instructions for using StackIQ Comand Line Interface (CLI) to deploy a Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) cluster. In a previous blog […]

Hortonworks and Informatica have teamed up to provide the data systems and tools making up the foundation of the modern data architecture. Today, Scott Hedrick, Director of Big Data Partnerships at Informatica, tells us more about the brand new Informatica Big Data Edition Trial Sandbox for Hortonworks With the help of our friends at Hortonworks, […]