Hortonworks HDP 2.5: Improved Security and Data Governance

At Hadoop Summit in San Jose on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, Hortonworks announced a new release of its Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) Hadoop distribution, version 2.5, as well as an expansion of its Partnerworks program and a new partnership with AtScale, provider of a self-service Business Intelligence (BI) platform for Hadoop. Some important take-aways from this announcement […]

How to Accelerate Time to Value on Your Data

On May 17th, at 10:00 AM BST/ 11:00 AM CEST join Hortonworks and Cisco for their webinar: How to Accelerate Time to Value on Your Data. Hear from the industry’s leading experts on the latest trends and drivers for a modern data architecture and how you can benefit from it. Presenters Include: Daniel Chaffey with Hortonworks and Iurii Kuksa […]

SmartSense 1.2

In 2015, Hortonworks launched SmartSense to help customers quickly collect cluster configuration, metrics, and logs to proactively detect issues, and expedite support cases troubleshooting. This diagnostic information is packaged into an encrypted and anonymized bundle and sent to Hortonworks for analysis.  The result of that analysis is available as customized recommendations to help prevent issues and improve […]

Advancing Business Transformation

This month, Booz Allen Hamilton and Hortonworks announced a strategic alliance. This partnership was formed to assist clients who want to take advantage of buyers demanding individualized experiences and enterprise architecture that is fundamentally shifting towards an open model. Both Booz Allen and Hortonworks have working together to solve some of the world’s hardest problems – including […]

Data Lake Phenomenon Among Enterprises

Over the past few years, there has been an explosion in the volume of data. To tackle this big data explosion, there has been a rise in the number of successful Hadoop projects in enterprises. Due to the large volumes of data, the emergence of Hadoop technology, and the need to store all soloed data in […]

Hortonworks’ Big Data Scorecard

Often times, the journey to data driven business transformation can not only be challenging, but also confusing. The first step towards overcoming this challenge is mapping out the journey to fully utilize the value of your company’s Big Data. This begins with understanding how the maturity of your organization enables or inhibits your ability to […]