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HAWQ and Hortonworks Data Platform: Modern Data Architecture for IT Transformation

Recorded on November 18th, 2015

Pivotal HAWQ, one of the world’s most advanced enterprise SQL on Hadoop technology, coupled with the Hortonworks Data Platform, the only 100% open source Apache Hadoop data platform, can turbocharge your analytic efforts. Featuring a massively-parallel processing (MPP) SQL query engine that runs directly in the compute resources of a Hadoop cluster, Pivotal HAWQ and the Hortonworks Data Platform provide businesses with a Modern Data Architecture for analytics and data science.

​Pivotal ​HAWQ brings a mature implementation of SQL with the ability to run in parallel using the compute resources of a Hadoop cluster. Analysts and data scientists can use familiar tools and analytical capabilities, while directly taking advantage of the scale and flexibility of Hadoop.

Attend this session to learn about this powerful technology, including:

  • A brief history of MPP SQL and Pivotal HAWQ
  • Architecture and use cases for SQL on Hadoop
  • Technical deep dive of features and integration with the Hortonworks Data Platform
  • Quick demo of analytical features


  • Hawq and hdp data architecture for it transformation
    The presentaion was very interesting
    How can i learn them? Please is there a roadmap to start learning? Is there a class about it?
    I ve been using microstrategy and i would like to change
    It or integrate it to a new platform. What do you recommend?thank you

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