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The Hortonworks Blog

Hortonworks is proud and committed to being 100% open, we break down silos, push boundaries and enable the entire ecosystem to flourish and innovate (read Shaun Connolly’s blog). That belief extends to our commitment with Open Data Platform initiative (ODPi) as well, we are proud to be part of ODPi because it operates under an open governance model […]

The inaugural Automotive User Group Meetup at the Hadoop Summit in Dublin, Ireland kicks off Tuesday, April 12th. Please RSVP by Friday, 25 March, 2016! You can register for the meetup here (use the password vroom). The first few registrations will also get passes to Hadoop Summit in Dublin.  The meetup will be filled with […]

The Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP)[1] compliments core Apache Hadoop with Enterprise level governance, security, and operations capabilities. At HDP’s architectural center is YARN, providing resource management and a pluggable architecture that enables batch, interactive and real-time workloads to run effectively together, in the same cluster. SAS® Event Stream Processing[1] is embeddable software that analyzes streaming […]

The Financial Services industry is undergoing a major transformation. Innovation in data technologies is driving growth of predictive analytics and data mining techniques that will dramatically change banking over the next few years. This is the first of three blogs that will describe that transformation. In this one, I’ll cover the importance of data science […]

What an exciting time for Hadoop, for the Community and for Hortonworks. Last week, we announced our strategy around Open and Connected Data Platforms. And followed-up with the latest release of our flagship product, the Hortonworks Data Platform 2.4. This included the release of Apache Ambari 2.2, which will further enable enterprises to harness the […]

 

Women in Big Data

I’ve had an unbelievably amazing time since joining  Hortonworks.   One of the great things about a fast growth company, is that we are able to create new initiatives, try new approaches, and move the needle quickly.  We formed the women@hortonworks group late last summer after a few of us were asked to attend the inaugural Women in […]

Today’s blog post comes from our partners at Neustar and is by Jonjie Sena When it comes to mobile Caller ID, smartphone owners are feeling outnumbered. In the U.S. market, where Caller ID has the largest uptake, over ninety percent of landline phones feature Caller ID service, versus two percent for mobile phones. The remaining […]

Welcome back to my blogging adventure.  If you’ve been reading along, you’re aware of the lightbulb moments from my article, “echo: hello world”, that allowed me to discover the benefits of an analytic approach to cybersecurity.  Next I gave a little slice in the life of our intrepid SOC analyst in, “Cybersecurity: the end of […]

This is another great European customer guest blog post  authored by Joan Viladrosa, Tech Lead & Senior Big Data Engineer at Billy Mobile. You can hear more about their solution by joining our live webcast February 23rd. Register here.   About Billy Mobile As a mobile ad exchange with a large marketplace of direct publishers […]

 

Hadoop All Grown Up

It’s amazing the growth Apache Hadoop and the extended ecosystem has had in the last 10 years. I read through Owen’s “Ten Years of Herding Elephants” blog and downloaded the early docker image of his first patch.  It reminded me of the days it took me to do my first Hadoop install and the effort […]

Increasingly, financial services firms manage global operations across multiple countries and continents. The natural consequences of their international expansions make compliance with banking regulations more challenging. With the proliferation of diverse financial products tailored to local markets and tighter integration between commercial and investment banking operations, compliance teams need to investigate new and different relationships in […]

Hortonworks® Continues European Expansion, Opens for Business in Ireland I’m very excited about our announcement earlier today that we have opened another European office by expanding our operations with a new office in Cork, Ireland. Building on our presence at the heart of London, we are continuing to grow internationally in Europe and beyond as […]

A couple of months ago I joined Hortonworks. There was an undeniable pull to go into the fire of crazy fast innovation and growth. About four seconds in, I realized there was so much more than just the pace of execution and growth but rather a bigger opportunity to be a part of something game-changing. […]

We take pride in producing valuable technical blogs and sharing them with a wider audience. Of all the blogs published in 2015 on our website, the following were most popular: Take a look at 5 techniques enabling Hive to support both batch and interactive workloads at speed and scale. 5 Ways to Make Your Hive Queries […]

Hadoop Summit – Dublin taking place 13-14 April 2016 http://www.hadoopsummit.org/dublin Unlike other conferences, Hadoop Summit is driven for the community by the community and this year’s speaker submissions have been open for public viewing http://hadoopsummit.uservoice.com/. The top vote getting sessions are automatically selected for the conference. The competition was strong, the content was amazing and […]