True 100% Open Source Apache Hadoop Distribution
Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) is the only 100% open source data management platform for Apache Hadoop. HDP allows you to capture, process and share data in any format and at scale. Built and packaged by the core architects, builders and operators of Hadoop, HDP includes all of the necessary components to manage a cluster at scale and uncover business insights from existing and new big data sources.
Hortonworks Data Platform is the most stable and reliable Apache Hadoop distribution. It delivers the cost-effectiveness of Hadoop and the advanced services required in the open for enterprise deployments, including:
- Data Services required to Store, Analyze and Access data
- Operational Services required to manage and operate Hadoop
- Platform Services such as High Availability and snapshots which are required to make Hadoop Enterprise grade
Hortonworks experience operating Hadoop at scale applies rigor to the testing and release process of HDP. We test the package at scale on hundreds of nodes so that you are ensured that that HDP is the most enterprise ready and reliable distribution available.
Widest Deployment Options
Hortonworks Data Platform provides the widest options for deployment. Of course, it is supported on Linux, bit HDP is also the ONLY distribution available for Windows Server. You can also deploy in the cloud with Rackspace, Microsoft Azure and Open Stack , virtualized or even in an appliance with Teradata. With these options, it provides you the flexibility to deploy as you need or to migrate from on premise to off or however you like.
Apache Hadoop has become a core component of the enterprise data architecture as a complement to existing data management systems. Accordingly, HDP is architected to easily interoperate so you can extend your existing investments in applications, tools and processes with Hadoop. This approach encourages a thriving ecosystem of big data driven solutions and leaders such as Microsoft and Teradata have looked to Hortonworks to help deliver Hadoop-based applications.
Hortonworks Data Platform: Key Features
Open Source Cluster Management: Apache Ambari
Capacity Scheduling and Multi-Tenancy
Metadata Services & HCatalog
Data Integration Services
ODBC Done Right