SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: HDP) has earned the prestigious Teradata EPIC Awards for Big Data Intelligence for the third year in a row as well as for Collaborative Revenue. The annual Teradata EPIC Awards program recognizes the world's best in using analytic data to drive business, marketing or operational improvements. The awards are given for achievement in the use of data analytics to create business value and for their contributions to business and technology. Partner Awards recognize Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and Systems Integrators (SIs) who have made outstanding business and technology contributions to Teradata and its customers.
Hortonworks and Teradata continue to join forces in big data analytics to capture, process and refine various types of multi-structured data with the latest Apache Hadoop technology in Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP™) 2.3. This solution extends the value of Teradata Portfolio for Hadoop and allows the companies to jointly create a data lake and process data at scale in a cost effective manner for the enterprise, including a 360-degree view of the customer, enhanced business insights and compliance capabilities. Additionally, Hortonworks has been strategically aligned with Teradata since 2012, maintaining a deep engineering relationship with a joint roadmap. Hortonworks has been recognized for collaborating with Teradata to drive major new customer wins globally.
"We are honored to win the Big Data Intelligence award for the third consecutive year and the Collaborative Revenue category for the first time as we partner to provide big data analytics and Apache Hadoop for the enterprise," said Matthew Morgan, vice president of product and alliance marketing at Hortonworks. "Hortonworks is enabling Teradata customers to have direct access to the latest technologies coming from the Apache Hadoop ecosystem, next-generation data architecture and accelerating innovation and adoption of Open Enterprise Hadoop."
"Hortonworks has proven to be an effective, high-achieving organization, led by individuals who understand that integrating data within business processes is a strategic operational science -- and have inspired thousands of innovators across the Teradata global community," according to the Teradata EPIC Awards organizers.
About the Teradata EPIC Awards
EPIC Awards recognize Teradata customers and partners for their leadership in implementing data and analytics solutions. These awards are conferred in eight annual awards to customers and in five additional awards to both systems integration companies and independent software vendors. All companies that have created a solution based on any analytic platform, including Teradata, Teradata Aster and/or a Teradata marketing or analytic software application and have measured the bottom-line business value to the company are eligible for nomination. Learn more about the Teradata EPIC Awards at http://www.teradataepicawards.com/
Hortonworks is the leader in accelerating business transformations with Open Enterprise Hadoop by developing, distributing and supporting an enterprise-scale data platform built entirely on open source technology including Apache™ Hadoop®. Our team comprises the largest contingent of builders and architects within the Hadoop ecosystem who represent and lead the broader enterprise requirements within these communities.
The Hortonworks Data Platform provides an open platform that deeply integrates with existing IT investments and upon which enterprises can build and deploy Hadoop-based applications.
Hortonworks has deep relationships with the key strategic data center partners that enable our customers to unlock the broadest opportunities from Hadoop.
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