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Platfora is a full-stack software platform that runs natively on the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). Purpose-built for the new world of multi-structured data, Platfora puts big data directly into the hands of line-of-business people through self-service analytics. Line of business people can now uncover new opportunities that were once impossible or impractical across transaction, customer interaction, and machine data.

The Hortonworks and Platfora partnership enables customers to expand the enterprise capabilities of their investments in Hadoop. With Platfora, Hadoop users can discover data-driven insights in an agile and self-service manner. Platfora’s Hadoop data refinery drives HDP like a work engine, leveraging its near-linear scalability to perform the heavy lifting to make access to big data fast.

Denise Hemke, Director of Product Management, Platfora

Key Advantages:

  • Simple and easy application deployment to leverage raw data in Hortonworks Data Platform
  • Certified technical interoperability native to Apache Hadoop
  • Complete end-to-end data and object-level security
  • Works with raw data in Hadoop such as log files, delimited, JSON, and more

HDP Certifications

HDP - HDP Certified badge indicates this partner’s solution has been certified to work with HDP; reviewed for architectural best practices and validated against a comprehensive suite of integration test cases, benchmarked for scale under varied workloads and comprehensively documented.

Yarn Ready - Apache Hadoop YARN is the data operating system for Hadoop 2. YARN Ready certification recognizes applications that integrate with YARN and process data via pushdown computation to the cluster. Examples of a YARN ready solution includes an application that has native YARN application master or leverages scale-out capabilities of the platform like Hive, Spark and MR2.

Past Webinars

Big Data Analytics, the Internet of Things, and the Oil Business - From December 2014 Replay

Modern Data Architecture for Analyzing Telemetry Data - From March 2013 Replay