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Big Data Cybersecurity

Real-Time Threat Detection at Scale


Hortonworks Cybersecurity Platform (HCP) is a real-time security analytics platform that ingests, normalizes, enriches, triages, and manages application and security data at scale. At the prime intersection of big data and machine learning, HCP helps you gain a single view of risks, automate threat detection, and streamline operations to overcome personnel shortage for your security operations.

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Hortonworks Cybersecurity Platform (HCP), powered by Apache Metron, is precisely engineered to visualize diverse, streaming security data at scale to aid in real-time detection and response to threats.


Accelerate threat detection with precision

Security telemetry information normalized and stored at extremely high speeds to make it easily accessible for advanced computation and analytics.

  • Advanced statistical and data science models speed detection
  • Real-time ingestion and stream processing enable rapid threat analysis
  • Machine learning models automate threat detection

White Paper: How Cybersecurity Can Leverage Machine Learning
Article: How to Overcome Cybersecurity Challenges With AI
Solution Brief: Cybersecurity Platform
Streamline security operations to overcome talent shortage

A centralized single view of all relevant data with alert summaries and advanced search alleviates information overload and simplifies threat analysis and resolution

  • Integrated single view of risks eliminates swivel chair analytics
  • Alert triage reduces manual processes and prioritizes response
  • Seamless integration with existing SIEM increases efficiency

Blog: Combat Modern Cybersecurity Challenges with Big Data and Machine Learning
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Assure compliance with optimized data management

Cost-effective data storage is necessary so that logs and telemetry can be efficiently mined and analyzed with long term visibility

  • Big data Hadoop enables massive scalability
  • Long-term data retention enhances compliance and threat detection
  • Comprehensive data sets increase visibility of risk

Blog: Building a Modern Cybersecurity System to Meet GDPR Compliance
Gain flexibility with extended protection capabilities

Platform extensibility presents a promising long-term solution that scales with future demands for increasingly sophisticated and multifaceted cyber attacks

  • Pluggable model-as-a-service extends platform with add-on features
  • Multi-tenant architecture enables multi-deployment for managed service providers
  • 100% open source fosters continuous enhancement and innovation

Blog: Building a Cybersecurity Eco-System on a Shared Data Platform
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