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Why Data Matters to Your Business
of businesses consider data and analytics to be “vital” to the running of their organizations, with a further 29% deeming it “very important”.
of businesses claim their data is generating revenue within their organizations.
say there is a business case for investing in exploring new ways to add value through data projects.
say data makes existing services and products more profitable.
Hortonworks and EMC powering the future of data together
Today our guest blogger is Keith Manthey, CTO from EMC. As part of my job, I regularly meet with clients around their Apache Hadoop journey. I often meet executives after they have encountered a catalytic event. In one particular meeting I vividly remember, the client had suffered over 24 hours of downtime on their Hadoop…
Hortonworks’ Customers in Europe Power the Future of Data
Dinah Washington sang “what a difference a day makes” and having lived in London for a year this month, I’m feeling that multiplied by 365! And what a year it has been…. I joined Hortonworks back in 2012 when the company was barely 8 months old and moved to be part of the International team…
How Markel Powers the Future of Data with Hortonworks
Whether it’s trying to remain relevant by servicing customers digitally through multiple channels, identifying new predictive variables to assess risk or seeking profitable growth, the insurance industry is under pressure on numerous fronts. At Hortonworks, we are working with companies like Zurich Insurance, Markel and MunichRe to enable them to increase premiums, optimize their…
Top 6 Reasons to Use Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark and Apache Hive in the Cloud | Hortonworks
We at Hortonworks have spent countless hours working with customers as they use Apache Hadoop, Spark and Hive in the cloud, to help them better leverage the cloud platforms they use for these data processing workloads. In the interest of community and sharing, wanted to share some of the “top reasons” we’ve heard. Enjoy! Cloud…
Microsoft and Hortonworks Empower Azure HDInsight Customers to Be First to Benefit from Innovation
Streaming on Apache Spark and Interactive SQL on Apache Hive now runs even faster In 2016, Hortonworks announced Microsoft Azure HDInsight as its Premier Connected Data Platforms cloud solution to give customers Apache™ Hadoop® in cloud environments. Microsoft and Hortonworks have been pioneering cloud solutions for the past four years together through a strategic partnership…
Big Data as a platform for EU Market Regulation….MAR, MIFID II et al..(2/3)
The first post (https://hortonworks.com/blog/european-banking-regulation-evolves-mar-mifid-ii-13/) in this three part series explored the evolution of capital markets regulation in the European financial markets over the last 15 years. We covered the important aspects of MAR (Market Abuse Regulation) and MiFid II. In this second blogpost, we will discuss the business and technology requirements that drive these implementations to an…
Abundant Data: The Currency For Digital Transformation
Data is the currency for a digital transformation is a theme that came out loud and clear during last week’s Gartner Data and Analytics Summit. This event for the first time brought together two popular conferences - Analytics and Master Data Management (MDM). The result was a very enjoyable time with tons of great conversations and…
Autonomous Vehicles Silicon Valley 2017 – The Future of Transportation will drive huge growth in data
As I sat in the audience of the 2017 Autonomous Vehicle Silicon Valley conference this week in Santa Clara, listening to luminaries present their visions for an Autonomous Vehicle future, I was struck by the change sweeping across the automotive industry. This was definitely not the same industry I have worked within over the last…
Datalake 3.0 Part 3 – Distributed TensorFlow Assembly on Apache Hadoop YARN
Thank you for reading our Data Lake 3.0 series! In part 1 of the series, we introduced what a Data Lake 3.0 is and in part 2 of the series, we talked about how a multi-colored YARN will play a critical role in building a successful Data Lake 3.0. In this blog, we will take a…
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