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Optimize Capex and Availability with SmartSense

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Hortonworks SmartSense

SmartSense is part of every Hortonworks HDP support subscription. It provides personalized, proactive recommendations that improve cluster performance, security and operations. Since 30% of issues are configuration related, Hortonworks SmartSense makes an immediate impact on Hadoop system performance and availability, in some cases boosting hardware performance by two times.

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Server Information

1. Number of Servers

2. Cost of Each Server

Time & Cost

3. Time to Manually Transfer Log Files From Each Server When An Issue Arises

4. IT Operations/IT Architect Hourly

5. Business Cost of Outage Per Hour

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Value of performance

Capex improvement of automated performance optimization

Opex improvement of automated performance optimization

Value of accelerated


Opex improvement of trouble-shooting with SmartSense™

Potential change in impact of business outage

To learn how SmartSense can help you increase the efficiency of your Hadoop hardware, through customized cluster recommendations please go to our SmartSense page.

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