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21.November 2017
white paper


Hortonworks is the proud sponsor of Data-Driven LDN’s research into the fourth industrial revolution. It is the largest survey of its kind, developed by an independent panel of industry experts, covering everything from the level of data analysis competence in UK organisations to the Government’s levels of support for the data economy. You can download […]

2.November 2017

Sprint’s Data Modernization Journey

Sprint, being one of the largest telecom organizations in the US with over 60 million subscribers relies on analytics and insights derived from their vast data landscape to drive better customer experience, improved business operations and detecting fraud. Modernizing their data platforms turned into a key strategic undertaking with several complex parameters related to ingesting […]

30.October 2017
white paper


With the continuing trend of the connected world and requisite big data needs comes big challenges and even bigger opportunities. City, Local, and State governments are trying to figure out how to manage the infrastructure for connected technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT). With massive amounts of data growth from various sources shown below, […]

30.October 2017
white paper

Single Student View – STUDENT 360

Schools and colleges today are moving towards next generation classrooms that are mostly online or virtual. As schools are adopting virtual classroom technology, the boundaries between states, countries are vanishing rapidly. Every student is producing tremendous amount of data. Each action such as enrollment, taking an online class, leaving a feedback, and even social media […]

27.October 2017
white paper

Data Lake vs. Data Warehouse

It’s a win-win In this white paper, Dr. Barry Devlin of 9sight Consulting takes on the controversy: must you ditch your enterprise data warehouse (EDW) for a data lake? In fact, Dr. Devlin shows these two technologies are complementary. Each serves a different set of business and technical needs, and they work together to help […]

25.October 2017
press analyst

Streaming Data from the IoT – Big Data’s Bigger Second Act

The internet of things (IoT) promises to generate huge volumes of data. To unlock the value within that data, businesses must find effective ways to pull it from billions of remote devices, process it, and derive meaningful insight from it. The major Hadoop vendors are already familiar with processing large volumes of data at rest. […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions

Forrester names Microsoft Azure as a leader in their report, The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions. Microsoft Azure HDInsight is Hortonworks’ preferred cloud solution to deploy Hortonworks Data Platform and we look forward to continuing working together to give our customers the best options to deploy Hadoop on-premises, in the cloud, or in hybrid […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

The Next-Generation EDW Is The Big Data Warehouse

EDW is not dead; it’s evolving! Enterprise data warehouses have come a long way in delivering value by predicting trends, minimizing churn, and identifying new business opportunities. However, in the era of big data, traditional EDW is failing to meet new business requirements, such as support for real-time and ad hoc customer analytics, new sources of […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

Forrester Report: The Anatomy of a System of Insight

Understand how Systems of Insight Turn Data into Action Your big data strategy is likely too little, too late. Customers are changing their expectations too quickly, and data lakes are becoming swamps. Insights-driven disruptors are using systems of insight to steal revenue from competitors and grow year-over-year at a double-digit pace. Download this report which […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

Getting the most out of your big data cloud

An Ovum white paper for Hortonworks As big data workloads are moving to the cloud, the challenge for enterprises is the overwhelming number of choices available in the cloud. Learn how your organization gets beyond this hurdle so it can focus on a “lift and reshape” cloud strategy. This will enable you to take full […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

Connected Data Fabric Accelerates Big Data Strategy

Adoption survey for Big Data Technology and Architecture Decision Makers  This 2017 Hortonworks commissioned study explores big data challenges, architectures, and technology trends among US companies, and evaluates the opportunity for connected data fabric solutions for these organizations. Read the results of the Forrester online custom survey which includes the responses of 103 decision makers […]

24.October 2017
press analyst

Total Economic Impact Study

This could be the most valuable actionable intelligence you ever see. Sometimes it’s good to get back to the basics. The day-to-day queries, data ingestion and analysis, and allocation of storage all consume substantial financial resources. But perhaps the most insidious resource they devour is an organization’s ability to stop and see the big picture. […]

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