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Hortonworks Executives to Share Insights at Upcoming Technology Events

SUNNYVALE, Calif.—June 25, 2012—Hortonworks, a leading commercial vendor promoting the innovation, development and support of Apache Hadoop, today announced senior executives will be speaking at upcoming industry events focused on the big data, Apache Hadoop, and open source markets. Eric Baldeschwieler, CTO, will participate in a keynote panel at the IEEE Cloud Computing Conference on Tuesday, June 26, at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort and Spa in Honolulu. Meanwhile, Shaun Connolly, VP of corporate strategy, will present during Evercore Partners’ “Disruption Speaker Series – Open Source Software Momentum in the Enterprise” conference, also taking place on Tuesday, June 26, at the Hilton Boston Downtown/Financial District in Boston, Mass.

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WHO: Eric Baldeschwieler, Hortonworks CTO

WHAT: “Big Data, Big Analytics, and Big Insights” keynote panel

WHERE: Hyatt Regency Waikiki Resort and Spa, Honolulu

WHEN: Tuesday, June 26, 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. PT

WHY:  Attendees will learn best practices for overcoming the challenges, issues and constraints faced in the evolving big data space. Baldeschwieler will share his thoughts on the future of the market, Apache Hadoop, and will leverage his real-world experience to offer a forecast on upcoming trends to watch; both in the short and long term.

WHO: Shaun Connolly, Hortonworks VP of Corporate Strategy

WHAT: “Enabling Apache Hadoop to Power Next-Generation Enterprise Data Architectures”

WHERE: Hilton Boston Downtown/Financial District

WHEN: Tuesday, June 26, 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. ET

WHY: Attendees will learn about the tremendous momentum open source technology has generated in the enterprise. Connolly will provide insight into Hortonworks’ rapid growth as a company, and successes penetrating the enterprise with the Hortonworks Data Platform, its 100 percent open source solution for Apache Hadoop.

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Hortonworks is a leading commercial vendor of Apache Hadoop, the preeminent open source platform for storing, managing and analyzing big data.  Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform powered by Apache Hadoop, provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions. Hortonworks is the trusted source for information on Hadoop, and together with the Apache community, Hortonworks is making Hadoop more robust and easier to install, manage and use. Hortonworks provides unmatched technical support, training and certification programs for enterprises, systems integrators, and technology vendors. For more information, visit



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Michelle Lazzar

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