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It has been another exciting week on Hortonworks Community Connection HCC. We continue to see great activity and recommend the following assets from last week. How to pull data from Twitter and push data to Elasticsearch using Apache NiFi. by:myoung Short tutorial that walk you through the process of using NiFi to pull data from Twitter and […]

Hadoop for Health Insurance: The future of the healthcare industry rests in the promise of collecting, analyzing and taking action on the output of larger amounts of information. Through the advancements in big data, machine learning and advanced analytics, healthcare organizations can leverage and manipulate data to improve overall member health, reduce costs, improve quality […]

Five key capabilities for IoT implementations IoT connected devices are turning up everywhere.  Every major communications carrier is offering its own IoT platform.  And hundreds of technology companies are offering capabilities for IoT use case implementation. But the crux of the matter is not what options there are, but how to make it all work together. […]

Enterprise Productivity and Integration of Apache NiFi, Kafka and Storm, together with Ambari and Ranger We are pleased to announce that Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF™) Version 2.0 is now generally available for download!  As part of a Open and Connected Data Platforms offering from Hortonworks, HDF 2.0 provides a new level of enterprise integration for data […]

Originally posted in HCC – Hortonworks Community Connection Prerequisites Download HDP Sandbox MySQL database (Should already be present in the sandbox) Nifi 0.6 or later ( Download and install a new version of NIFI or use Ambari to install NIFI in the sandbox) MySQL setup (Source Database) In this setup we will create a table in […]

This guest blog post is from our partner Attunity who is a leading provider of big data management software solutions that enable access, management, sharing and distribution of Big Data, across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. Carole Gunst, Director of Marketing at Attunity, outlines our partnership and three opportunities to help customers learn […]

Expanding the Data In Motion Ecosystem of Hortonworks DataFlow The Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF™) ecosystem continues to accelerate, with 170+ connectors to different systems that support wide-scale dataflows. To further expand the HDF ecosystem, Hortonworks’ Partnerworks program now includes a new HDF Product Integration Certification program designed to simplify integrations of HDF into a company’s IT […]

Originally posted in HCC- Hortonworks Community Connection One of the most highly anticipated features of Apache NiFi 1.0.0 is the introduction of Zero-Master Clustering. Previous versions of NiFi relied upon a single “Master Node” (more formally known as the NiFi Cluster Manager) to show the User Interface. If this node was lost, data continued to […]

It has been another exciting week on Hortonworks Community Connection HCC. We continue to see great activity and recommend the following assets from last week. Top Articles from HCC Apache NiFi 1.0.0 – Zero-Master Clustering by:mpayne One of the most highly anticipated features of Apache NiFi 1.0.0 is the introduction of Zero-Master Clustering. Read more… […]

It sounds like the Wild West, and when it comes to data, sometimes it looks like it too. The concept of “wrangling” brings to mind a lone cowboy on horseback, rounding up a herd of cattle. Back in the day, a really good wrangler could take charge of livestock, guiding them in the right direction […]

Originally posted in HCC. Ambari Views Server is the Standalone Ambari Server used for hosting Views and Ambari Server is the Operational Ambari Server which manages a Hadoop Cluster Before Ambari 2.4, when Ambari Views Servers are setup, the only way to configure views was to use ‘Custom Configuration’. In this method details had to […]

As enterprises around the world bring more of their sensitive data into Hadoop data lakes, balancing the need for democratization of access to data without sacrificing strong security principles becomes paramount. According to a recent research report by Securosis, “Hadoop has (mostly) reached security parity with the relational platforms of old, and that’s saying a […]

A lot has been said about Data Lakes over the past five years. The call to action from our industry to customers was to take all your data-at-rest in databases and warehouses, and add to this to the data-in-motion from everything in your ecosystem. Then store all of the resulting terabytes and petabytes in a […]

You may have seen our invite to join the genomics consortium Let me recap a little about what this is about and catch you up to speed on our progress and next steps. Hortonworks is quarterbacking a consortium of leading healthcare organizations and subject matter experts to help develop the platform requirements for next generation […]

I just left a sold-out Melbourne Hadoop Summit 2016 in Australia. This was the first Summit in Asia Pacific and I was excited by tremendous response from the global and local community, and from regional organizations and businesses.  The buzz was everywhere. We’re proud to be the host and the organizer.   We couldn’t pull […]