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Microsoft is a Platinum ISV/IHV Partner / Gold Reseller Partner in the Partnerworks Program.

Actionable Intelligence, Elastic Availability

Hortonworks and Microsoft enable seamless implementation of Apache Hadoop® to help you gain Actionable Intelligence faster with full interoperability, portability and the flexibility to build and deploy Hadoop in a hybrid cloud architecture.

Deploy HDP on Azure and/or HDInsight and experience improved control, flexibility, elasticity, and redundancy of new or existing Hadoop clusters.

Hortonworks Data Platform and Azure


Discover New Insights

Discover insights from new data sources such as machine logs, sensors, social media, weather, and geospatial data, with no limit to file format type.


Manage IoT Generated Data

Capitalize on the IoT opportunity with confidence your data platform can harness the data generated from multiple sources.


Analyze with Powerful Predictive Tools

Utilize powerful analytics tools like Azure Machine Learning and Stream Analytics to extract new data insights.

Hortonworks and Microsoft talk about the benefits of the joint partnership

By incorporating the scalability, storage and analysis functionalities that Hortonworks offers with Azure, enterprises can transform their business with new insights and opportunities.


Customers trust their data to Hortonworks and Microsoft Azure
Hortonworks is consistently one of the most downloaded apps in the Azure Marketplace and has been recognized as Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year.


No upfront costs or hardware investments
Forgo the upfront storage investments, as well as the costly and time consuming upgrades, through a data platform that scales to your needs.


Unmatched flexibility and scalability
With Hortonworks you can spin up a Hadoop cluster in minutes, analyze your data, and pay only for the compute you use and data storage you need

How Hortonworks and Azure Make Deploying Hadoop Easy

Hortonworks on Azure demystifies the Hadoop distribution so you don't need to choose and test the right combination of Hadoop projects to deploy.


Choose an Ambari Blueprint


Deploy HDP on the Azure Marketplace


Seamlessly transfer existing data clusters with automated data movement ot the cloud

HDP Certifications

HDP - HDP Certified badge indicates this partner’s solution has been certified to work with HDP; reviewed for architectural best practices and validated against a comprehensive suite of integration test cases, benchmarked for scale under varied workloads and comprehensively documented.

Yarn Ready - Apache Hadoop YARN is the data operating system for Hadoop 2. YARN Ready certification recognizes applications that integrate with YARN and process data via pushdown computation to the cluster. Examples of a YARN ready solution includes an application that has native YARN application master or leverages scale-out capabilities of the platform like Hive, Spark and MR2.

Operations Ready - Apache Ambari is the open source management fabric for Hadoop. Operations Ready certification recognizes applications that can either be deployed or managed via Ambari or integrate with Ambari's APIs.