Amazon vs Hortonworks

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Amazon
Based on 97 reviews.
Hortonworks
Based on 17 reviews.
Overview
Amazon Web Services, a collection of remote computing services, also called web services, make up a cloud-computing platform offered by Amazon.com. These services operate from 11 geographical regions across the world. The most central and well-known of these services arguably include Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud and Amazon S3. Amazon markets these products as a service to provide large computing-capacity more quickly and more cheaply than a client company building an actual physical server farm.Hortonworks is a business computer software company based in Santa Clara, California. The company focuses on the development and support of Apache Hadoop, a framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers. Hortonworks was formed in June 2011 funded by $23 million from Yahoo! and Benchmark Capital as an independent company. Hortonworks is a sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation.
Sample Customers
Amazon EMR: Yelp
Hortonworks Data Platform: Mayo Clinic, Symantec, Progressive Insurance, Noble Energy, Cardinal Health, Rogers, Mercy, Neustar, TRUECar, T-Mobile
Popular Solutions
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Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
13%
Comms Service Provider
10%
Marketing Services Firm
10%
Manufacturing Company
8%
Financial Services Firm
28%
Comms Service Provider
16%
Insurance Company
15%
Marketing Services Firm
9%
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