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Here are the top six reasons to leverage cloud technology for your big data processing jobs.

The telecommunications industry deals with a staggering amount of data every second of every day. Whether it’s 360° views of customers households, processing hundreds of millions of phone calls, facilitating browsing or streaming entertainment content, analyzing call records or network logs or servicing equipment proactively, communications service providers are challenged with these issues to process […]

Recently Shaun Connolly (of Hortonworks) and Tony Baer (of Ovum) presented “Get Started with Big Data in the Cloud”.  During this webinar, they discussed the opportunity to take advantage of the cloud for big data workloads. As we see an increase in data analytics in the cloud, we are also seeing an increase in data […]

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 […]

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 […]

Apache Spark 2.1 Improves in Structured Streaming and Machine Learning. Structured Streaming: Kafka .10 support, Metrics & Stability improvements Machine Learning: SparkR Improvements including new ML algorithms for LDA, Random forests, GMM, etc. The recent release of Hortonworks Data Platform 2.6 (“HDP 2.6”) includes Apache Spark 2.1. And Hortonworks Data Cloud (“HDCloud”) for AWS gives […]

Last week, we hosted  Get Started with Big Data in the Cloud ASAP webinar with speakers from Hortonworks, Shaun Connolly and Ovum, Tony Baer. The webinar provided a very informative overview around the challenges enterprises are facing with the overwhelming number of choices available in the cloud. It covered how businesses can get over the […]

Biopharmaceutical companies embrace advanced analytics and a single view of Big Data. Disparate data systems, inefficient clinical trials, slow time-to-market, and the lack of operational safety can cost these companies competitive advantage. Thus continuous innovation around data is mission critical. CSL Behring, a global biopharmaceutical leader, understands the benefits of innovating towards a holistic view […]

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 […]

Business and tech leaders know that harnessing the information they need to become a data-driven organization is no simple task: rapidly assimilating, integrating, and analyzing big data streams from internal and external sources to produce actionable insights can be daunting. The DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit community has put together more than 170 sessions on the business technology […]

Expressway Authorities do Hadoop Every day, Expressway Authorities must make critical decisions — often times without sufficiently accurate and transparent data. At the same time, they may be losing revenue due to reporting latency and the inability to respond when toll plaza sensors are down. Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF™) and Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP®), can help resolve these […]

The value of any data is proportional to the insights derived from it. With the Data Lake Architecture, all of the enterprise data is made available in one place. The key to driving insights from the Data Lake is Apache Spark & Apache Zeppelin. Both are key tools to drive Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning. […]

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 […]

Time is running out to secure your spot at DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit. With over 170 sessions featuring top organization using open source technologies to leverage their data, drive predictive analytics, distributed deep-learning, and artificial intelligence initiatives, you don’t want to miss the industry’s premier event. Join us June 13 – 15 in San Jose and save […]

Danske Bank, headquartered in Copenhagen, is the largest bank in Denmark. It’s also one of the major retail banks in the northern European region, with over 5 million retail customers. Data is mission critical to Danske Bank as it provides them with actionable intelligence to help minimize risk and maximize opportunities. In our latest video, […]