Hortonworks (NASDAQ: HDP), a provider of connected data platforms and a contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache Hadoop, has announced that it has exceeded 1,000 customers worldwide.
Hortonworks is focused on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, Apache NiFi and Apache Spark. In the six years since its founding, Hortonworks has rapidly built its customer base across industries – including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, energy, telecommunications and public sector – by delivering open and connected data platforms to manage data-at-rest and data-in-motion in any environment.
According to a 2015 report by Barclays Equity Research, Hortonworks was the fastest enterprise software company to reach $100 million in annual revenue having reached the metric in a record-breaking four years.
“We ingest over 60 terabytes of data daily from over 30 unique sources across 65 million devices, making us the elite source for network-level data,” said Jason Delker, chief technology and data officer at Pinsight Media. “As such, we need a platform that aligns with our commitment to volume, veracity, velocity and variety of the data. Only Hortonworks Data Platform can provide both the scale and agility we need to let our clients be more precise in their targeting and more efficient with their ad buys.”