Artis Consulting Joins the Hortonworks Systems Integrator Partner Program


Richardson, TX – January 28, 2014 - Artis Consulting, L.P., announces they have joined the Hortonworks System Integrator partner program.  Hortonworks is the only 100-percent open source software provider to develop, distribute and support an Apache Hadoop platform explicitly architected, built and tested for enterprise-grade deployments.

Artis Consulting announced its support for Microsoft HDInsight Service, a Hadoop-based service from Microsoft using Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) that brings a 100 percent Apache Hadoop solution to the cloud, making it possible for customers to gain the full value of big data. By partnering with Hortonworks, Artis Consulting further solidifies its commitment to helping customers address their Big Data needs. The Hortonworks Data Platform for Windows is the only native Hadoop distribution for Windows Server environments.

“We are delighted to formalize our relationship with Hortonworks and we are confident this partnership will further enable both firms’ ability to serve our customers’ Big Data needs” said Artis Consulting Co-Founder, Thad Chapman. “Over the coming months, Artis Consulting will work with Hortonworks and our mutual clients to build solutions that highlight the benefits gained from Hadoop and to address the challenges companies face with ‘Big Data’.”

“We are excited to partner with Artis Consulting to help accelerate the adoption of Apache Hadoop in the enterprise,” said John Kreisa, vice president of strategic marketing at Hortonworks. “The combination of Hortonworks Data Platform for Windows – combined with Artis Consulting’s rich experience in business intelligence, data analytics and supporting Microsoft enterprise customers – is a natural combination to help organizations maximize business value from new data types.”


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