Hortonworks Enables the Modern Data Architecture through Resell Relationship with HP

Strata Conference—New York—October 29, 2013—Hortonworks today announced that Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), the industry’s only 100-percent open source data platform, is now available for resell through HP.

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Built, integrated and tested by the core architects of Apache Hadoop, HDP includes the necessary components to help refine and explore new data sources, and find new business insights. HDP allows enterprise organizations to cost-effectively capture, process and share data in any format and at any scale.

“This collaboration with HP will help customers and partners seamlessly incorporate Hadoop into their big data strategies and next-generation architectures,” said Shaun Connolly, vice president of corporate strategy, Hortonworks. “We are excited to be expanding our relationship which will enhance data architectures to power new applications and support existing ones.”

“Customers dealing with a large amount of data need an open and stable foundation to build and deploy big data solutions that optimize information,” said Paul Miller, VP of Converged Application Systems & Solutions, HP Enterprise Group. “By reselling Hortonworks Data Platform as a complementary component of HP’s enterprise solutions, our joint customers can now make one purchase for their big data architectures.”

About Hortonworks

Hortonworks is the only 100-percent open source software provider to develop, distribute and support an Apache Hadoop platform explicitly architected, built and tested for enterprise-grade deployments. Developed by the original architects, builders and operators of Hadoop, Hortonworks stewards the core and delivers the critical services required by the enterprise to reliably and effectively run Hadoop at scale. Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform, provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions. Hortonworks also provides unmatched technical support, training and certification programs. For more information, visit www.hortonworks.com. Get started and Go from Zero to Hadoop in 15 Minutes with the Hortonworks’ Sandbox.

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