Matt Asay, VP of big data cloud startup called Nodeable, writes a post today titled “Becoming Red Hat: Cloudera & Hortonworks Big Data Death Match”. He grabbed that headline from a link to our content on free research site Wikibon.org -thx Matt.
The argument of who contributes more to Hadoop was surfaced by Gigaom a year ago and that didn’t play well in the market because know one cared. Back then one year ago I was super critical of Hortonworks when they launched and also critical of Cloudera of not leading more in the market.
This notion of a cold war between the two companies is not valid. Why? The market is growing way to fast to matter. Both Cloudera and Hortonworks will be very successful and it’s not a winner take all market.
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, Big Data Hadoop Death Match – Again But – Hadoop Era is Different from Linux Era- SiliconANGLE.com