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Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) Review

Product Snapshot

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Platform is a SaaS solution and requires no additional hardware for installation.

Customer Focus

Vendor works with businesses of all sizes and across multiple industries.

Select Customers

Yahoo, Microsoft


About HDP

Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) HDP is data analytics software built on YARN and Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) architectures. The platform allows users to interact with data from batch to interactive SQL or low latency with no SQL.

The software provides businesses with tools to integrate with existing third-party security platforms, utilize cluster resources through Dynamic Executor Allocation and is designed to incorporate add-on applications for connecting to external BI tools. Additionally, the platform addresses the complete needs of data-at-rest, powers real-time customer applications and supports decision-making through analytic reporting.

About the Company

Hortonworks was founded in 2011 is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.


HDP Key Features

  • Spark Streaming state tracking API
  • Utilization of Cloudbreak to simplify the provisioning of clusters in the cloud environment
  • Compatible with Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud and OpenStack
  • Designed to utilize Hortonworks Smartsense for issue resolution
  • Additional tools include Zeppeline and Ambari User Views
  • Scheduling through Oozie
  • Data lifecycle and governance tools include Falcon and Atlas


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