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May 26, 2017 | Tom Hastain | Hortonworks Case Study

Precision Medicine: a 5 Million Person Case Study

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Don’t miss the Business of Data at DataWorks Summit

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Simon Meredith, Chief Technology Officer – CSI, IBM Europe explains the significance of IBM & Hortonworks working together in the era of Big Data What is fuelling IBM’s commitment to Apache Hadoop and Spark? The pressures of day to day business are delaying companies doing more with their data. IBM’s commitment is to initiate, simplify […]

Freddie Mac makes home possible for millions of families and individuals by providing mortgage capital to lenders. Since our creation in 1970, we’ve made housing more accessible and affordable for homebuyers and renters in communities nationwide. We are building a better housing finance system for homebuyers, renters, lenders and taxpayers. KPMG, headquartered in Netherlands, is […]

Carolinas HealthCare System is one of the leading healthcare organizations in the Southeast and one of the most comprehensive, not-for-profit systems in the country. Our more than 900 care locations include: Academic medical centers Hospitals Freestanding emergency departments Healthcare pavilions Physician practices Outpatient surgical centers Laboratories Rehabilitation centers Home health agencies Nursing homes Hospice and […]

You have heard about Big Data for a long time, and how companies that use Big Data as part of their business decision making process experience significantly higher profitability than their competition. Now that your company is ready to embark on its first Apache Hadoop® journey there are important lessons to be learned. Read on […]

Companies continue to invest large amounts of money, with spending on big data and business analytics expected to grow to more than $187 billion in 2019, according to International Data Corporation. However, the return on investment can be mixed, so it’s important to make the most of your big data initiatives—and an open source approach can help. […]

Much has been said about the role of information in modern organizations, and evidence suggests that executives who take a tight grip on big data and business intelligence are more likely to steal a competitive advantage over their rivals. In other words, big data, and the actionable intelligence it offers, is an invaluable asset for […]

This is a guest blog post by Charles Boicey, Chief Innovation Officer at Clearsense. Clearsense was born out of a passion for helping healthcare organizations realize the promise of their data and its ability to help them make better, faster clinical decisions—to meet the challenges of value-based care, drive research, improve patient care, and ultimately […]

By: Amit Satoor, SAP It has been one year since SAP Vora became generally available. Since the first release in March 2016, the product has added significant new functionality to become a distributed computing framework for big, unstructured data. The latest version of SAP Vora, provides a unified architecture for SQL queries, graph, time-series and […]

Bob Glithero Analytics Product Marketing Manager, Pivotal Over the last five years, mobile network operators (MNOs) realized 15% lower compound revenue growth on average than other types of communication service providers. With few exceptions, MNOs globally have seen a long-term decline in average revenue per user (ARPU). To reinvigorate growth, innovative MNOs are searching for […]

This guest blog comes from Attivio, a certified Hortonworks Partner with the Governance Ready Badge, indicating that the Attivio Platform is recognized by Hortonworks as an application that integrates with Atlas APIs to access and create business taxonomical metadata like data lineage and tags. Here, Joe Lichtman, VP of Product Management at Attivio shares the […]

Guest author: Jeff Kelly, Data Strategist, Pivotal The phrase “digital transformation” gets bandied about a lot these days, but what exactly does it mean? When you strip away the hyperbole, I believe digital transformation is the process by which enterprises evolve from using traditional information technology to merely support existing business models to adopting modern […]

This guest blog post is from our partner Attunity who is a leading provider of big data management software solutions that enable access, management, sharing and distribution of Big Data, across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. Carole Gunst, Director of Marketing at Attunity, outlines our partnership and three opportunities to help customers learn […]

A guest blog post from Scott Schlesinger, Principal, America’s EY Advisory EY and Hortonworks formed a strategic business alliance in August 2015 that is focused on helping our valued clients turn big data challenges into big business opportunities.  Recognizing that big data is transforming business and technology is driving that change, EY plays a significant role in […]

On the tree of automotive evolution, the modern car is a closer cousin to the computer than classic clunker. That’s the influence of tech at work — and the consumer’s appetite for it. It’s caused OEMs to prioritize infotainment and connectivity instead of just horsepower and MPGs. That shift has resulted in the expectation that […]

About the author: Paul Boal is the big data practice lead at Amitech Solutions. At StampedeCon in St. Louis on July 26-28, 2016 he will be presenting more details on the use of NiFi and Hadoop to manage and analyze data from wearable fitness devices in a population health management solution with Big Cloud Analytics. […]