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Hortonworks Achieves Quality Assurance and Certification for Rackspace Private Cloud

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Hortonworks, a leading contributor to Apache Hadoop, today announced that theHortonworks Data Platform (HDP), the industry's only enterprise-ready, 100-percent open source platform powered by Apache Hadoop, has achieved certification for Rackspace Private Cloud. As a part of The Rackspace Open Cloud platform, the company launched the Rackspace Private Cloud Software in August 2012, with thousands of organizations in over 125 countries spanning all continents downloading the product. HDP is the only Apache Hadoop distribution to have received this certification. Combining the power of enterprise-class Apache Hadoop in HDP with Rackspace Private Cloud, organizations now have a secure, scalable environment to refine, explore and enrich their data using Hadoop.

With HDP, data can be processed from applications that are hosted on Rackspace Private Cloud environments, allowing organizations to quickly and easily obtain additional business insights from this information. The provisioning, monitoring and management components of HDP are important enablers for the integration with the Rackspace Private Cloud, providing an easy path for getting data into and out of the cloud.

"The Hortonworks Data Platform powered by Apache Hadoop assessed and Certified for Rackspace Private Cloud, enables enterprise organizations to test the open source big data platform's compatibility with OpenStack-powered private clouds," said Paul Rad, vice president, Private Cloud, Rackspace. "As a consistent, supportable and proven platform, Rackspace Private Cloud is now enabling Hortonworks Data Platform customers to quickly and easily access and analyze data from across their private cloud-powered deployments in Apache Hadoop."

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