Intel® and Cloudera's Distribution of
Intel and Cloudera's Distribution of Apache Hadoop
Intel has entered into a strategic agreement with Cloudera* to create the platform of choice for big data. This partnership engagement will accelerate the growth of datacenter technology deployment and drive Intel’s technology growth including processors, flash, networking, fabrics and security.
The partnership brings together Cloudera, the industry leader in enterprise data management powered by Apache Hadoop*, with Intel, the leader in data center technology. This is our largest Data Center equity investment so far and will dramatically benefit our customers with enhanced enterprise feature readiness, ease of deployment, and optimized solutions to allow businesses to more easily derive insights from big data.
Our agreement with Cloudera supports our strategy to enable open, enterprise-class Hadoop solutions optimized for IA to accelerate enterprise adoption and fuel data center TAM. Intel will continue silicon enabling and optimization with the broad range of vendors in the data management and analytics domain. Cloudera will develop and optimize CDH, Cloudera’s distribution for Apache Hadoop, for Intel Architecture as its preferred platform. Intel will market and promote Cloudera Enterprise Data Hub and other CDH offerings to its customers and partners as its preferred platform.
The collaboration with Cloudera provides us with a market leading foundation to pursue our broader big data strategy. The combination of Cloudera’s resources and market position and our own assets put us in a position to lead the market for big data solutions both for today’s usage models and for the emerging usage models driven by the Internet of Things.
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