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DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit San Jose to Highlight the Latest in Open Source, Cloud and Analytics

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hosts Hortonworks® (NASDAQ:HDP) and Yahoo! today announced the program and key sponsors for DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit in San Jose. Now in its 10th year, this is the not-to-be-missed, leading big data community event for business and technical decision makers. The event will take place June 13-15, 2017, at the San Jose Convention Center.  

Hortonworks logo. (PRNewsFoto/Hortonworks)

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit attendees will learn best practices for how open source technologies enable organizations to leverage all their data, on premise and in the cloud, to drive predictive analytics, distributed deep-learning and artificial intelligence initiatives. The event has expanded to meet the demands of the growing data ecosystem, featuring more than 100 speakers across more than 150 sessions. Attendees can meet with and learn from experts and practitioners within their industry including financial services, retail, insurance, manufacturing, telecommunications, healthcare and more to accelerate their big data deployments. Keynotes and sessions are led by pragmatists and experts in their fields, and the sessions are vetted and selected by the community for the community.

Notable keynotes and sessions include:

  • "The Evolution of Streaming and Data Lake Shared Services at ExxonMobil: Lessons from a Fortune 10 Adoption," Nick Evans and Kevin Brown, ExxonMobil
  • "Big Data at Geisinger Health System: Big Wins in a Short Time," Mark Mossel and Dhruv Mathrawala, Geisinger Health
  • "Commoditizing Your Data to Sell – A Transportation Example," Timothy Leonard, TMW Systems
  • "Hadoop Journey at Walgreens," Gupta Narayanam, Walgreens

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit sponsors include:


  • Hortonworks
  • Yahoo!

Titanium Sponsors

  • BMC
  • Dell EMC
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Pentaho
  • Teradata

Platinum Sponsors

  • AtScale
  • Impetus and Kyvos Insights
  • Syncsort

Whether an organization is just beginning its big data journey or already has deep experience, DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit has become a must attend event to maximize the value of their investments.

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit Resources

About Hortonworks

Hortonworks is an industry leading innovator that creates, distributes and supports enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest. Hortonworks is focused on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, Apache NiFi and Apache Spark. Along with its 2,100+ partners, Hortonworks provides the expertise, training and services that allow customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business.

Hortonworks is a registered trademark or trademark of Hortonworks, Inc. and its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. For more information, please visit www.hortonworks.com. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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