Mclean, Virginia (PRWEB) October 01, 2013
Logi Analytics, the authority on embedded analytics, today announced its support for Hortonworks, a leading contributor and provider of Apache™ Hadoop®. Together with the Hortonworks Data Platform, Logi Analytics customers can store large amounts of semi-structured and unstructured data, explore this data via a direct connection, and rapidly deploy mission-critical analytics.
As organizations look to capitalize on the growing volumes of data to gain insight into their businesses and drive smarter decisions, Hadoop has emerged as a leading solution for managing big data and supporting data-intensive and distributed analytics applications. International Data Corporation (IDC) has forecasted the revenues for the worldwide market of organizations adopting Hadoop to be growing at a five-year compound annual growth rate of about 60 percent. (1)
“As our customers collect massive amounts of data about their businesses, Apache Hadoop is a crucial part of their modern data architectures,” said Brett Jackson, CEO of Logi Analytics. “With the Hortonworks Data Platform, Logi Analytics customers can discover new insights and quickly distribute the information to the people that need it most. We are excited to partner with Hortonworks to help our clients leverage big data.”
“With this partnership, Logi Analytics customers can connect directly to the Hortonworks Data Platform, helping them discover insights, distribute mission-critical information, and make better business decisions,” said Mitch Ferguson, vice president of business development at Hortonworks. “Hortonworks Data Platform is rapidly becoming the de facto standard enterprise data platform for storing, managing, and analyzing big data. Hortonworks is pleased to partner with Logi Analytics because now, more organizations can leverage Apache Hadoop to capitalize on the power of their data.”
About Logi Analytics (LogiAnalytics.com)
Logi Analytics makes data smart, allowing organizations to analyze, visualize and socialize insights to a broad range of users. Logi makes web-based BI and analytic applications for the data creators and data consumers, allowing them to integrate analytics directly within the applications, systems, and processes that support their business. Unlike traditional BI platforms and applications that are complex and costly, Logi Analytics technology allows organizations to rapidly develop, deploy, and adapt applications to serve business users without extensive development or professional services. Logi Analytics is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, with sales and support offices in the UK serving Europe. The company is a privately held, venture-backed firm with investments from Updata Partners, GroTech Ventures, and Summit Partners. In 2013, its third year in the research, Logi Analytics moved to the “Challengers” quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms Report. The company’s position was based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision as it continues to deliver on its value proposition of ease-of-use, rapid time to deployment, and embeddability.
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(1) Source: IDC, Worldwide Hadoop-MapReduce Ecosystem Software 2012-2016 Forecast (doc #234294), May 2012