Menu

Hortonworks Spreads its Open Source Wings to Bring Governance to Hadoop

January 28th, 2015

Hortonworks Spreads its Open Source Wings to Bring Governance to HadoopWe all know Hortonworks is committed to open source, insisting that it’s the way to innovate on Hadoop and deliver the best enterprise-grade technology to the marketplace. And though its main competitor, Cloudera (or at least a member of its management team) may have taunted that Hortonworks’ business model is “undependable,” Wall Street certainly didn’t agree — its shares soared 65 percent above the opening price on Dec. 12, 2014, its first day of trading as a public company.