Hadoop is a big part of what we do. It’s great for processing large amounts of loosely structured data on commodity hardware. Cloudera and Hortonworks provide two of the most popular (in terms of corporate mindshare) distributions of Hadoop: CDH and HDP. Using our own data analytics platform, let’s see how well they are covered in social media.
1. Social Mentions – Hortonworks vs. Cloudera
Comparable levels of social mentions currently, but there was a spike in Cloudera mentions last week. The spike was due to the following Cloudera-Twitter-Parquet announcement that was retweeted a lot:
2. Social Mentions – how both companies compare to “Hadoop”
3. Social Influencers – Cloudera has more people covering it
We have practical experience with both platforms at iTrend. We are currently mainly focused on the Hortonworks distribution. We also have a technology partnership with Hortonworks. For more information about iTrend, visit www.itrendcorporation.com.