Hortonworks is the only 100-percent open source software provider to develop, distribute and support an Apache Hadoop platform explicitly architected, built and tested for enterprise-grade deployments. Developed by the original architects, builders and operators of Hadoop, Hortonworks stewards the core and delivers the critical services required by the enterprise to reliably and effectively run Hadoop at scale. Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform, provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions. Hortonworks also provides unmatched technical support, training and certification programs.

Yahoo is focused on making the world’s daily habits inspiring and entertaining. By creating highly personalized experiences for our users, we keep people connected to what matters most to them, across devices and around the world. In turn, we create value for advertisers by connecting them with the audiences that build their businesses. Yahoo is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and has offices located throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific (APAC) and the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regions. For more information, visit the pressroom (pressroom.yahoo.net) or the Company’s blog (yahoo.tumblr.com).


With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation’s most reliable 4G LTE network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile Internet, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV service with the AT&T U-verse® brand. The company’s suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world.

Unlock actionable insights from structured, unstructured, and streaming data with Microsoft Big Data Solutions. Deploy Hadoop with HDInsight Service in the cloud with the simplicity and manageability of Windows Azure. Combine your structured and unstructured data with PolyBase for SQL Server 2012 Parallel Data Warehouse. Glean new insights from your data with familiar tools like Excel and SharePoint. Enrich your data by combining with the world’s data through Windows Azure Marketplace. Learn more at www.microsoft.com/bigdata.

As the market leader in enterprise application software, we help companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 251,000 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. To learn more visit www.sap.com

Teradata — a global leader in analytic data platforms, marketing and analytic applications, and consulting services — helps organizations collect, integrate, and analyze their data so they can know more about their customers and business and do more of what’s really important. With 10,000+ professionals, Teradata serves more than 2,500 top companies across all major industries. An ethical, future-focused company, business media and industry analysts recognize Teradata for technological excellence, sustainability, and business value. Visit teradata.com.


Actian transforms big data into business value for any organization, driving revenue and business while mitigating risk with high-performance analytics, connectivity and data preparation. The Actian Analytics Platform delivers extreme performance and makes Hadoop enterprise-grade with high-performance ELT, visual design and SQL analytics with no need for MapReduce. Tens of thousands of organizations use Actian including innovators in financial services, telecommunications, digital media, healthcare and retail. Follow Actian at www.actian.com and Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Cisco is the worldwide IT leader that enables amazing things to happen when you connect the previously unconnected. Cisco brings together people, process, data and things to transform how organizations meet next-generation demands. Our customers rely on the power of Cisco intelligent servers and networks to be competitive. Our collective strengths enable us to solve our customer¹s important business challenges. Cisco¹s true value isn¹t just in what we make‹it¹s in what we make possible.

Cloudera is revolutionizing enterprise data management with the first unified Platform for Big Data: The Enterprise Data Hub. Cloudera offers enterprises one place to store, process and analyze all their data, empowering them to extend the value of existing investments while enabling fundamental new ways to derive value from their data.

IBM offers enterprise ready Hadoop for managing big data and extends it with innovative features, including built-in analytics, visualization and security. InfoSphere BigInsights takes the complexity out of big data and is an integral part of IBM Watson Foundations, a big data and analytics platform designed to complement your existing information infrastructure. This means you can get started quickly today and confidently expand to address more complex problems tomorrow.

Informatica is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Organizations around the world rely on Informatica to realize their information potential, drive their top business imperatives and fully leverage their information assets from devices to mobile to social to big data residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks.

MapR delivers on the promise of Hadoop with a proven, enterprise-grade platform that supports a broad set of mission-critical and real-time production uses. MapR brings unprecedented dependability, ease-of-use, and world-record speed to Hadoop, NoSQL, database and streaming applications in one unified Big Data platform. MapR is used across financial services, retail, media, healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunications and government organizations and by leading Fortune 100 and Web 2.0 companies. Visit www.MapR.com to download MapR or learn more.

RedPoint Global develops software that helps companies cost-effectively manage all their data, derive actionable insights from it, and take the most appropriate actions to monetize it. RedPoint is the only company to offer comprehensive ETL, data quality and data integration capabilities that operate across both traditional and Hadoop 2.0 / YARN environments – all without the need for MapReduce skills, allowing more companies to reap the benefits of Hadoop. For information, visit www.redpoint.net or email contact.us@redpoint.net.

As the leader in business analytics SAS enables organizations to utilize Hadoop throughout the big data analytics life cycle – from data preparation and data exploration, to model development and deployment. SAS Data Management supports the management, integration and governance of Hadoop data, SAS® Visual Analytics enables users to visually explore and report on data in the Hadoop ecosystem and SAS High-Performance Analytics lets users develop predictive models and deliver insights in seconds or minutes.

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software searches, monitors, analyzes and visualizes machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers, networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 6,400 organizations use Splunk software to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Splunk products include Splunk® Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk™: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop and premium Splunk Apps.

VMware, the industry-leading virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions, empowers organizations to innovate and thrive in the cloud era. By virtualizing, automating, and managing all aspects of IT – from the data center to the cloud to mobile devices – VMware enables organizations to deliver services on demand from any device, anytime, anywhere. VMware delivers value to more than 500,000 customers through virtualization software, professional services and a robust ecosystem of more than 55,000 partners.

WANdisco (www.wandisco.com) is a provider of enterprise-ready, non-stop software solutions that enable globally distributed organizations to meet today’s data challenges of secure storage, scalability and availability. WANdisco’s products are differentiated by our patented, active-active data replication technology, serving crucial high availability requirements for Hadoop Big Data and Application Lifecycle Management, including Apache Subversion and Git. Fortune Global 1000 companies, including Juniper Networks, Motorola, and Intel, rely on WANdisco for performance, reliability, security and availability.



Arista Networks was founded to deliver software-defined cloud networking solutions for large data centre and high performance computing environments.  Arista’s portfolio of solutions include 1/10/40 and 100GbE switches that redefine network architectures, dramatically change the price/performance of data centre networks and provide ultra-low latency cloud networks with low power consumption and a small footprint.  At the core of Arista’s platform is EOS, is the most advanced network operating system to enable open third party development.

Ataccama Corporation combines data quality, master data management, and data governance in a single technology platform ready for operational, analytical and BigData deployments. Ataccama Big Data Engine offers an easy-to-use development interface (GUI), shared metadata, and rich data integration layer — often replacing specialized ETL technologies. Understand the quality and value of your Hadoop data with Ataccama Big Data Analyzer or kick off your Hadoop initiative now and request a complimentary Big Data Test Drive.

Datameer’s Hadoop-based Big Data Analytics solution makes it easy for business users to discover insights in any data, regardless of its structure, size or source. With wizard-based data integration, schema-free analytics, automated machine learning and sophisticated data visualization, Datameer is fully extensible and easily integrates into existing data infrastructures. Datameer scales from a laptop to thousands of nodes and is available for all major Hadoop distributions including Apache, Cloudera, EMC, Hortonworks, IBM, MapR, and Amazon.

HP Vertica is the next-generation analytics platform that enables customers to monetize all of their data. HP Vertica’s elasticity, scale, performance, and simplicity are unparalleled in the industry, delivering 50x-1000x the performance of traditional solutions at 30% the total cost of ownership. HP Vertica powers some of the largest organizations and most innovative business models globally including Zynga, Twitter, Verizon, Guess Inc., Admeld, Capital IQ, Mozilla, AT&T, and Comcast.

InfiniDB solutions are known for their rapid implementation, simplicity and extraordinary value.  InfiniDB, InfiniDB for the Cloud, and InfiniDB for Apache™ Hadoop®, are built for today’s growing enterprise that demand speed, scale and efficiency across their analytics platforms.  InfiniDB products are licensed as open source GPL-2.0 with complementary consulting services, maintenance and support agreements. For more information, to join the community, and download software, visit www.infinidb.co and follow @InfiniDB.

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com and blogs.intel.com.

MetaScale was born out of a Fortune 100 enterprise leveraging the Hadoop ecosystem to manage several petabytes of data. We offer Big Data as a Service (BDaaS) to build, operate and support a custom-designed computing platform and solution stack for running Hadoop and NoSQL technologies within your data center. Our team brings extensive experience in the migration of workloads off mainframe, Hadoop for Big Data BI and legacy infrastructure modernization.

Platfora puts an end to gut-based decision making by giving line-of-business executives self-service access across all of their customer interaction, machine and transactional data sets for blazing fast factual insights that result in outsized competitive advantage.  Citi, Comcast, DirecTV, Disney, Edmunds.com, Opower, Riot Games, Vivint and The Washington Post use Platfora as their permanent path to success with big data.  Learn more about Platfora , read our blog, or follow @platfora #factbased

Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the global leader in hybrid cloud and founder of OpenStack®. Customers look to Rackspace to deliver the best-fit infrastructure that allows their workloads to run where they perform best—whether on the public cloud, private cloud, dedicated servers, or a combination of platforms. www.rackspace.com.

Syncsort provides fast, secure, enterprise-grade software spanning Hadoop solutions to mainframe applications.   We help customers around the world collect, process and distribute more data in less time, with fewer resources and lower costs.  A majority of Fortune 100 companies are Syncsort customers, and Syncsort’s products are used in more than 85 countries to offload expensive and inefficient legacy data workloads, speed data warehouse and mainframe processing, and optimize cloud data integration. Experience Syncsort at www.syncsort.com.

Data-driven organizations use Talend’s integration solutions to gain instant value from all their data. Natively supporting big data, Talend’s open and unified solutions take the complexity out of any integration project and equip IT to be more responsive to the demands of the business, at a predictable cost.



Altiscale’s mission is to provide the world’s best infrastructure for data science. By providing not only an elastic and on-demand infrastructure, but also the operational staff to monitor jobs, Altiscale provides unparalleled levels of service for its customers. Founded in 2012, the Altiscale team has been on the forefront of Apache Hadoop – from its incubation at Yahoo! to operating more than 40,000 Hadoop nodes.

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength -delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally.

Bright delivers on the promise of advanced cluster management, made easy. Bright Cluster Manager is enterprise-grade software that makes it easy to deploy and manage Hadoop clusters of all sizes. From its bare-metal provisioning of the entire software stack to its beautiful graphical user interface, Bright provides the most advanced cluster management solution for Hadoop available. Dell, Cisco, Amazon and Intel are part of Bright’s partner ecosystem, and our customers include leading Fortune 100 companies.

Compuware APM is the leader in a new generation of application performance management. Unlike traditional APM solutions that are heavy, difficult and reactive, Compuware APM is light, smart and proactive. Compuware APM is built to manage the complexity of today’s most challenging modern applications including mobile, cloud, big data and SOA. Through the lens of end-user experience, our customers enjoy faster performance, proactive problem resolution, accelerated time-to-market and reduced application management costs.

Dataguise enables data-centric security, compliance and protective intelligence for sensitive data. Enterprises in the financial services, healthcare, and other industries rely on Dataguise for discovery, data masking, encryption, and intelligence for sensitive data within Hadoop. Dataguise solutions reduce the risk of data breaches and helps companies to remain compliant with leading regulations designed to protect personally identifiable information (PII). Gartner has recognized Dataguise as a “Visionary” for data masking technology. For more information, visit www.dataguise.com.

DataTorrent is the world’s most powerful real-time stream analytics platform for Big Data built exclusively on Hadoop. With its massively scalable architecture, DataTorrent supports today’s most demanding, mission-critical, big-data streaming applications, allowing enterprises to process, monitor, analyze and act on data instantaneously. Based in Santa Clara, Calif., the company is backed by leading investors including August Capital, Morado Ventures, and Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang.

Impetus is a provider of innovative Big Data solutions and services. We empower enterprises in the financial services, healthcare, digital media, travel and entertainment, and manufacturing industries to gain big business impact from Big Data. We use proven methodologies spanning the full life cycle of architecture advisory, proof of value, data science, application development and implementation services.

Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters, switches, software and silicon that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets. More information is available at www.mellanox.com.

Founded in 1989, MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms. The Company’s mission is to provide the most flexible, powerful, scalable and user-friendly platforms for analytics, mobile, identity and loyalty, offered either on premises or in the cloud. To learn more, visit www.microstrategy.com and follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/microstrategy) and Twitter http://www.twitter.com/microstrategy).

Pentaho is building the future of business analytics. Pentaho’s open source heritage drives our continued innovation in a modern, integrated, embeddable platform built for accessing all data sources. With support for all of the leading Hadoop distributions, NoSQL databases and high performance analytic databases, Pentaho provides the broadest support for big data analytics, as well as integration and orchestration of big data and traditional sources. For more information visit pentahobigdata.com or call +1 866-660-7555.

Protegrity, innovative leaders in enterprise data security software, provides high performance, infinitely scalable end-to-end data security solutions for organizations worldwide. Protegrity helps its customers secure all of their sensitive data in Hadoop and across the enterprise, ensuring compliance with all PCI, PHI and Privacy regulations. Protegrity’s solutions give corporations the ability to implement a variety of data protection methods, including vaultless tokenization, strong encryption, masking and monitoring to ensure the protection of their sensitive data.

Revolution Analytics is the leading commercial provider of software and services based on the open source R project for statistical computing. Revolution Analytics meets the demands of data-driven businesses worldwide, applying data science to innovate and derive value from Big Data. Its Revolution R Enterprise software builds on the power of R with performance, scalability and enterprise readiness. Revolution Analytics also offers consulting, training and support services.

Rocket Fuel Inc. delivers a leading programmatic media-buying platform at Big Data scale that harnesses the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve marketing ROI in digital media across web, mobile, video, and social channels. Rocket Fuel currently operates in 20 offices worldwide and trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “FUEL.” For more information, please visit http://www.rocketfuel.com or call 1-888-717-8873.

Salesforce.com is the enterprise cloud computing leader. Our social and mobile cloud technologies—including our flagship sales and CRM applications—help companies connect with customers, partners, and employees in entirely new ways.

ScaleOut Software offers in-memory data grid (IMDG) middleware for scaling application performance and delivering analytics on live, operational data. Using ScaleOut’s analytics products enables you to identify business opportunities in real-time. ScaleOut hServer® combines an in-memory Hadoop execution engine with ScaleOut’s IMDG to deliver “operational Hadoop” for continuous analysis of live, fast-changing data.  Similarly, ScaleOut Analytics Server® executes Java, C++, or C# methods directly on selected data in the IMDG for lightning fast in-memory analysis.

Simba is The On Ramp To Big Data. Simba’s ODBC and JDBC drivers are the standard way to connect any BI, reporting or analytical tool to Hadoop – Drill, HBase, Hive, Impala, and Shark. Simba’s drivers are included in all major Hadoop distributions including Cloudera, DataStax, Hortonworks, Intel, MapR, and Microsoft. Simba’s enterprise class ODBC and JDBC drivers include Simba’s SQL Connector which allows any SQL compliant application to talk to all data stored in HDFS.

Sqrrl is a Big Data software company whose employees have dealt with the world’s largest, most complex, and most sensitive datasets for the last decade.  Sqrrl’s software product, Sqrrl Enterprise, is the most secure, scalable, and flexible NoSQL database for building real-time applications and is powered by Apache Accumulo™ and Hadoop.  Sqrrl Enterprise extends the capabilities of Accumulo with additional data ingest, security, and real-time analytical features that help unlock the power of Big Data.

WibiData provides the real-time analytics platform brands need to deliver personalized application experiences. Built on open-source technologies Apache Hadoop and the Kiji Project, WibiEnterprise allows organizations to build 360-degree views for every customer. Our software provides the data storage infrastructure, analysis tools and machine learning capabilities to build real-time Big Data Applications. Example applications include personalized recommendation engines for ‘click and mortar’ retailers or ecommerce sites.




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