As all of us know, the advent of big data has revolutionized analytics and data science allowing enterprises to store, access and analyze vast amounts of historical data.  But existing data platforms need to evolve to deal with the tsunami of data-in-motion being generated by the Internet of Anything (IoAT).

We need a fresh approach to maximize [...]

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Recently, Apache Spark set the world of Big Data on fire. With a promise of amazing performance and comfortable APIs, some thought that Spark was bound to replace Hadoop MapReduce. Or is it? Looking closely into it, Spark rather appears to be a natural complement [...]

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When you count on your Hadoop environment to power business-critical applications, you can’t afford to let problems get in the way of performance. By getting ahead of issues before they lead to cluster degradation or downtime, you can deliver the Big Data insights your business relies on with [...]

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Today, Hortonworks announced the general availability of the Hortonworks DataFlow subscription.

Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF) is complementary to Hortonworks Data Platform, the industry’s leading Open Enterprise Hadoop platform.  HDF provides the ability for more data to be delivered into HDP and delivers full fidelity analytics on all data [...]

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Today, I’m excited to share that we have released the GA version of Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF), a new offering that directly addresses the unique big data needs of the Internet of Anything (IoAT). Hortonworks DataFlow is powered by Apache Nifi a top-level open source project [...]

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As the world generates even more volumes of data, from any device or any thing, companies are increasingly discovering the need to gain immediate insights and to discern actions and predictions for their business. 

Massive data streams that originate from connected yet disparate sources including [...]

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Open Enterprise Hadoop is already transforming many industries, accelerating Big Data projects to help businesses translate information into competitive advantage.

I’d like to share a real-world example from the digital marketing powerhouse Webtrends, who’ve used the Hortonworks solution to launch a powerful new product line. First, a little [...]

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Hadoop isn’t optional for today’s enterprises—that much is clear. But as companies race to get control over the significantly growing volumes of unstructured data in their organizations, they’ve been less certain about the right way to put Hadoop to work in their environment.

We’ve already seen a variety of wrong [...]

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