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On Tuesday I blogged about Pinsight Media’s DataWorks Summit keynote. Pinsight leverages Hortonworks to ingest over 60 terabytes of data coming from 65 million devices across multiple mobile network operators. This network-level data provides right-time advertising to consumers. What’s most interesting about Pinsight’s use case is that the data is not their own, yet they […]

Last month at our DataWorks Summit in San Jose, the CEO of Pinsight Media (Pinsight) presented The 8 Second Data Rule. Pinsight is the mobile data company that uses verified, network-level data to fuel intelligent brand decisions. Its data management platform ingests over 60 terabytes of data coming from 65 million devices across multiple mobile network […]

Last month, at our DataWorks Summit in San Jose, we were treated to a host of keynote speakers from a variety of industries, all leveraging the power of Big Data and Hortonworks to usher in groundbreaking, and even life-saving, transformation to their respective industries. One of the speakers was Dr. Wade Schulz, Resident Physician and […]

REGISTER NOW AND SAVE OVER $400! Join us in Sydney on September 20-21 for DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit, the industry’s premier big data community event. Attend this year and learn from your peers and industry experts how open source technologies enable you to leverage all your data, on premise and in the cloud, to drive predictive […]

REGISTER NOW AND SAVE OVER $400! Join us in Sydney on September 20-21 for DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit, the industry’s premier big data community event. Attend this year and learn from your peers and industry experts how open source technologies enable you to leverage all your data, on premise and in the cloud, to drive predictive […]

I had the honor and pleasure to host an executive panel at “Women in Big Data Luncheon” on June 13, during DataWorks Summit in San Jose. Our distinctive panelists included: Anu Jain – Senior Director, Big Data Platforms, Tools and Products, Target Tendu Yogurtcu – CTO, Syncsort Suja Viswesan – Big Data Platform, LinkedIn Alison […]

We have our winners! In January we announced the Hortonworks Data Heroes initiative. It’s our way of recognizing the Data Visionaries, Data Scientists, and Data Architects transforming their businesses and organizations through Big Data. Last week I posted about our Data Hero Finalists: nine amazing individuals championing transformation within their organizations. Today we have our […]

The critical business challenge for healthcare organizations is to effectively manage their data. Success means access to real-time market data, data visualization, and cost-saving opportunities. Data virtualization and predictive analytics further improve both the business side of healthcare organizations, and patient care. At San Jose DataWorks Summit (June 13-15), Vizient will show how predictive analytics helps connect members […]

The decision-making process for a customer to buy products in the retail space can range from days to seconds. The spontaneous buying patterns among consumers creates a business challenge for retailers to address their data needs just as quickly, otherwise customers will go elsewhere. When you combine a full pharmacy to the needs of a […]

Our mobile devices are a powerful source of information for marketers. However, many tend to look closely at app-level data to derive behaviors and locations. While not entirely inaccurate, this doesn’t offer a holistic view of a brand’s best customer. Carrier-level mobile data is the key to smarter decisions and its power has yet to […]

The San Jose DataWorks Summit (June 13-15) is next week! We have an impressive lineup of keynote and breakout speakers. This year our Enterprise Adoption Track will feature Chris Dingle, Sr. Director, Customer Intelligence, at Rogers Communications. Rogers Communications is one of the largest Canadian communications and media companies. Headquartered in Toronto, Rogers is data-driven and […]

In January we announced the Hortonworks Data Heroes initiative. It’s our way of recognizing the Data Visionaries, Data Scientists, and Data Architects transforming their businesses and organizations through Big Data. Hortonworks has over 1000 customers ranging across every industry. There are so many Big Data stories to be told: stories about transformation, cost reduction, and […]

The San Jose DataWorks Summit (June 13-15) is nearly upon us! Our array of speakers is larger and even more impressive than last year. This year one of our Keynote and Enterprise Adoption Tracks will include Dr. Wade Schulz, Resident Physician, Clinical Pathology, at the Yale School of Medicine. Co-presenting will be Hao Dai, Deputy Director, Biobank […]

You wouldn’t drive in the dark without headlights and you wouldn’t want to operate a fleet of trucks without the necessary information to keep them on the road. The right data at the right time can help any company avoid disaster. The Road of Data Ahead As transportation enterprises understand, intuition and agility are not […]

The San Jose DataWorks Summit (June 13-15) is just a few weeks away! We’re busy finalizing the lineup of an impressive array of speakers and business use cases. This year our Data Processing & Warehouse Track will feature Daniel Sumners, IT Architect at CenterPoint Energy. CenterPoint Energy is a Fortune 500 electric and gas utility company operating in several […]