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The Industry Leader in Connected Data Platforms

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Hortonworks is a leading innovator in the industry, creating, distributing and supporting enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications. Our mission is to manage the world’s data. We have a single-minded focus on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, NiFi, and Spark. We along with our 1600+ partners provide the expertise, training and services that allow our customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business. Our connected data platforms powers modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest. We are Powering the Future of Data™.

We Believe in Open Source

Open source spurs innovation. The more open we are, the more others will be inspired and inventive. Nothing beats community-based open innovation in terms of being ready for the future, because innovation happens everywhere. Open is the future of data and Hortonworks is the best choice to help you unlock its potential.


We stand firmly committed to the notion that innovation happens everywhere, and collaboration sharing and co-innovation are the cornerstones of solutions that are future-proof. We see a future where all things are possible with no limits to what we can achieve with data. Where we are focused not on what was or is, but on what lies ahead for our customers. We believe those with an open-minded experimental mentality—not afraid to fail fast so they can learn faster—will lead the charge. Those that disrupt their industry, their own business are clearly seeing the future and anticipating what’s next. Data is already powering their future.


Every business will be a data business. Data will power all industries, communities, devices, companies, people -- all of us. This is the future of data. As more and more data is born, big and small data spurs the need for more, better, secure enterprise level infrastructure at scale. The internet of things and consumers demanding secure in-context access provides the fuel for bigger and more complex problems to solve for business. Actionable and predictive intelligence matters. Security and scale matter. Governance and manageability matter. Only organizations that understand and act on this will win.We see a future where secure unfettered data access and movement among technologies, applications and platforms will be a competitive edge. We support global organizations 24x7x365 with unmatched expertise, products and services that provide enterprise-grade security, reliability and scalability.