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EVERY BUSINESS IS A DATA BUSINESS

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DATA IS YOUR MOST VALUABLE ASSET

Hortonworks is all about data: data-in-motion, data-at-rest, and Modern Data Applications. Our Connected Data Platforms help customers create actionable intelligence to transform their businesses. Our technology experts share their experience through solutions and products that power the future of data for any organization and any line of business.

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Industry Solutions

  • Using real-time data analysis and machine-learning can unlock a new understanding of consumer behavior.
    – Forbes

    Advertisers struggle to manage the complex data deluge on consumer behavior. Those that succeed open advantages over their competitors. Hortonworks solutions help advertisers to:

    • create modern advertising applications with integrated governance and security,
    • power real-time analytics and detailed historical reporting, and
    • maximize the value of data-in-motion flowing from machines, sensors, clicks, and social feeds.

    Discover how the 100% open source Hortonworks approach is transforming how ads are created, placed and consumed.

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    Luminar
    blog
    02.03.16
    How Billy Mobile Helps Advertisers Reach Consumers
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  • Over 60% of financial institutions in North America, for instance, believe that big data analytics offers a significant competitive advantage.
    -Capgemini

    Financial service firms stand to reap big gains when they capture the full value of Big Data. Banks and capital markets firms that store and process huge amounts of data have better insight into both their risks and opportunities. The Connected Data Platforms offered by Hortonworks help financial service firms:

    • manage default risk,
    • improve customer cross-sell, and
    • detect money laundering.

    Learn more about how Hortonworks partners with financial companies to grow revenue, improve efficiency and manage risk.

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    Blog
    03.15.16
    How Data Science is Transforming the Banking Industry
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    white paper
    Actionable Intelligence for Anti-Money Laundering Compliance
  • Estimates suggest that by better integrating Big Data healthcare could save as much as $300 billion a year — that’s equal to reducing costs by $1000 a year for every man, woman, and child.
    - Forbes

    Forward-leaning healthcare companies make use of their Big Data in a variety of innovative ways, giving patients more choices and doctors more insight. Hortonworks helps those innovators turn disparate, unstructured data coming from digital healthcare devices into actionable intelligence:

    • tracking equipment and medicines,
    • monitoring patient vitals in real time,
    • increasing prescription adherence,
    • and improving patient recovery.

    Understand how Hortonworks healthcare customers improve clinical operations, billing and patient outcomes.

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    UC Irvine Uses HDP™ to Improve Patient Care
    blog
    12.14.15
    Healthcare is Making Elephant-sized Strides with Big Data
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  • Beyond setting fairer, more efficient premiums, Big Data has also proven itself to be of use to the insurance company in cracking down on fraud.
    - Forbes

    The insurance business has always been a data business. Today's insurance carriers are using Big Data to rethink traditional models for customer engagement, driving big gains. Actionable intelligence from Hortonworks Connected Data Platforms allows insurance carriers to:

    • build 360-degree views of their customers,
    • detect fraud, and
    • boost agent productivity.

    Learn more about how the Hortonworks insurance solutions reduce moral hazard and describe risk with more detail and confidence than ever before possible.

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    Blog
    12.10.15
    The Six Steps of Wrangling Insurance Data
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    02.25.16

    Leveraging Big Data for Insurance Insights
  • A chemical company was able to reduce its waste of raw materials by 20 percent and its energy costs by around 15 percent, thereby improving overall yield.
    - McKinsey

    New and better data are allowing global manufacturers to rethink their mature, decades-old processes. By integrating Big Data into every phase of their operations, Hortonworks manufacturing and automotive customers create better products and reduce waste. Our Connected Data Platforms help them:

    • assure just-in-time delivery of raw materials,
    • reduce warranty expenses,
    • increase yields, and
    • control quality with real-time & historical assembly line data.

    Learn more about how those manufacturers team up with Hortonworks to make better products at a lower cost.

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    FireKing
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    Western Digital
  • Analytic advantages could help oil and gas companies improve production by 6% to 8%.
    - Bain and Company

    Advances in instrumentation, process automation, and collaboration are making geolocation, weather and seismic data actionable at oil and gas companies. This new sensor data can be combined with “human-generated” market reports, social media streams, and emails to produce actionable intelligence that used to be out of reach. Hortonworks Connected Data Platforms help oil and gas companies:

    • monitor upstream production in remote locations,
    • slow decline curves,
    • proactively repair valuable equipment, and
    • report on compliance with environmental, health and safety regulations.

    Learn more about how Hortonworks Data Platform and Hortonworks DataFlow are transforming the oil and gas industry.

    Coming Soon

    blog
    02.08.16
    Three Open Source Projects Transforming Oil and Gas Companies
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    blog
    03.30.15
    The Power of Advanced Analytics for Midstream Oil and Gas
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  • 62% of pharmaceutical and life science executives say Big Data analytics have changed their approach to decision making.
    - PwC

    Hortonworks helps pharmaceutical companies to turn disparate, unstructured data into actionable intelligence. Our Connected Data Platforms help pharmaceutical executives:

    • recruit research cohorts,
    • manage genomic data for clinical trials,
    • accelerate a drug's time to market,
    • improve safety, and
    • and optimize manufacturing yields.

    Learn more about how the Hortonworks approach to data-at-rest and data-in-motion is reshaping the pharmaceutical industry.

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    blog
    06.04.15
    HDP for Manufacturing Yield Optimization in Pharma
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    feature blog
    webinar
    Big Data for Healthcare and Pharma Webinar Series
  • Public sector IT transformation is in full swing and we can see evidence in new digital government initiatives that are beginning to align government services with consumer expectations and the advances made in the private sector.
    – CIOReview

    Today's government, defense and intelligence agencies face extraordinary challenges to do more with less. Just like the private sector, they're tapping Big Data for the answers. Connected Data Platforms help the public sector use Big Data to:

    • proactively maintain public infrastructure,
    • monitor and understand public sentiment,
    • protect networks from threats, and
    • fight fraud and waste.

    Learn more about how Hortonworks partners with civilian, defense and intelligence agencies to transform the public sector.

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    Public Sector Does Hadoop®
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    case study
    The MITRE Corporation and the FAA Transform Air Travel
  • Retailers who leverage the full power of big data could increase their operating margins by as much as 60%.
    -Forbes

    Consumers generate more data about their shopping, purchases and preferences than they ever have before. Retailers are capturing that Big Data with the help of Connected Data Platforms. With that actionable intelligence, retailers are able to:

    • build a 360° view of their customers,
    • localize and personalize consumer experiences,
    • manage their supply chains,
    • understand changes in brand sentiment via sentiment analysis, and
    • optimize websites, campaigns and store layouts.

    Learn more about how the Hortonworks solutions help retailers win new customers, improve margins and prevent stockouts.

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    feature blog
    white paper
    Retail Insights with a Modern Data Architecture
    blog
    05.05.15
    Pier One Imports Finds a Better Connection with Customers Through Cloud Machine Learning
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  • Bringing together data collected on customer usage, complaints, transactions, social media, [telecom companies] can create factors which can identify customers at risk of moving out.."
    -Deloitte

    The rate of data growth in telecommunications is a huge challenge, not to mention expense, driving storage and processing costs increasingly upward. Hortonworks Connected Data Platforms not only offer telecommunications companies more efficient, scalable storage, but also the analytical power to:

    • analyze call detail records (CDRs),
    • service transmission infrastructure proactively,
    • rationalize infrastructure investments, and
    • develop new products and services.

    Learn more about why most North American telcos subscribe to Hortonworks.

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    blog
    02.25.15
    HDP for Telecommunications -- Common Data Challenges
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    case study
    Neustar