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Pros
"This solution is very scalable and robust."

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"The scalability is the key reason why we are on this platform.""Hortonworks should not be expensive at all to those looking into using it.""The data platform is pretty neat. The workflow is also really good."

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Cons
"Although their workflow is pretty neat, it still requires a lot of transformation coding; especially when it comes to Python and other demanding programming languages."

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"The version control of the software is also an issue.""It would also be nice if there were less coding involved."

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"It is priced well and it is affordable"

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: This solution is very scalable and robust.
Top Answer: Although its workflow is pretty neat, it still requires a lot of transformation coding; especially when it comes to Python and other demanding programming languages. It should be more like other… more »
Top Answer: We use this solution for sentimental analysis and fraud detection. We also use it to analyze product royalties.
Top Answer: The data platform is pretty neat. The workflow is also really good.
Top Answer: The NiFi platform could be enhanced. This refers to the data ingestion in a workflow. It would also be nice if there was less coding involved.
Top Answer: We use this solution for the hospitality industry.
Ranking
10th
out of 38 in Streaming Analytics
Views
1,857
Comparisons
1,551
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
252
Rating
8.0
4th
out of 22 in Hadoop
Views
1,699
Comparisons
1,078
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
348
Rating
8.5
Comparisons
Also Known As
CDF, Hortonworks DataFlow, HDF
Hortonworks, HDP
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Overview

Cloudera DataFlow (CDF), formerly Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF), is a scalable, real-time streaming analytics platform that ingests, curates, and analyzes data for key insights and immediate actionable intelligence.

Hortonworks is a leading innovator in the industry, creating, distributing and supporting enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications. Our mission is to manage the world's data. We have a single-minded focus on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, NiFi, and Spark. We along with our 1600+ partners provide the expertise, training and services that allow our customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business. Our connected data platforms powers modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest. We are Powering the Future of Data.
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Sample Customers
Clearsense
Mayo Clinic, Symantec, Progressive Insurance, Noble Energy, Cardinal Health, Rogers, Mercy, Neustar, TRUECar, T-Mobile
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider19%
Media Company8%
Financial Services Firm8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider17%
Media Company8%
Financial Services Firm7%
Company Size
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REVIEWERS
Small Business30%
Midsize Enterprise17%
Large Enterprise52%
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Cloudera DataFlow is ranked 10th in Streaming Analytics with 1 review while Hortonworks Data Platform is ranked 4th in Hadoop with 2 reviews. Cloudera DataFlow is rated 8.0, while Hortonworks Data Platform is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Cloudera DataFlow writes "A scalable and robust platform for analyzing data". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Hortonworks Data Platform writes "A modeling and analysis data platform that is inexpensive and stable". Cloudera DataFlow is most compared with Spring Cloud Data Flow, Confluent, Databricks, Amazon MSK and Google Cloud Dataflow, whereas Hortonworks Data Platform is most compared with HPE Ezmeral Data Fabric, Amazon EMR, Apache Spark, Cloudera Distribution for Hadoop and BlueData.

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