Towards a Healthcare Data Lake: Hadoop at Mercy

Mercy has partnered with Hortonworks to create the Mercy Data Library, a Hadoop-based data lake running on Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). The Data Library will contain volumes of batch data extracts from relational systems like Clarity as well as real-time data sources including Epic access logs. They plan to ingest other data sources, including social media and weather information.

TRUECar turns data into action

TRUECar’s mission is to make the car buying process simple, fair and fun. The company looked to Apache Hadoop and HDP to build a modern data architecture that could scale economically and capture more data. TRUECar data in Hadoop makes the market work more efficiently, and all the parties like car buyers, dealers and manufacturers share in the benefits of the efficiency.

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Luminar Extracts Insight with Hadoop

Luminar is the leading big data analytics and modeling provider uniquely focused on delivering actionable insights on U.S. Latino consumer to advertisers. Luminar uses Hortonworks Data Platform to store and process the data that feeds its targeting models. HDP delivered the ability to capture eight times more data and also reduced processing time from hours to minutes.

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Zulily builds a data-first enterprise with HDP

Zulily is an online retailer with a mission of bringing its over four and a half million active customers (primarily moms) fresh and interesting products every day. Zulily have combined the strengths of both Apache Hadoop and cloud computing to deliver a highly scalable unified data platform for structured and unstructured data. This allows zulily to scale both storage and analytics on demand, and accelerate decision making processes.

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T-Mobile Creates a Data Lake

For “Uncarrier" T-Mobile, data is everything. T-Mobile's previous traditional EDW system was slow, highly modeled and expensive and did not meet the needs of business users. Thanks to HDP, T-Mobile created a data lake and was able to quickly glean new customer insights that previously could not be seen from small sets of data.

Zirmed scales storage and processing with HDP

ZirMed is a leading provider of healthcare information management solutions. Their team built a Hadoop cluster running HDP for Windows 2.0, resulting in five times the amount of usable storage and greater processing power, all for 30% of the cost of traditional enterprise technologies.

Expedia turns data into action

Travel company Expedia has a “data-driven culture” where turning data into meaningful action is critical. The ability to transform its product line required more access to data, ultimately leading to an architectural shift from classic EDW to HDP for all of it's data storage. As a result, Expedia gained new insights into customer behavior, better visibility into advertising campaigns and earlier fraud detection.

...and many more companies are putting data first with HDP.


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