Dataguise and Hortonworks Partner to Fuel "Big Data" Enterprises

Together, Companies Enhance the Security and Manageability of Apache Hadoop Environments. Dataguise today announced a partnership with Hortonworks, a leading commercial vendor promoting the innovation, development and support of Apache Hadoop.

Fremont, CA, June 15, 2012 --( Dataguise (, a leading innovator of data security intelligence and protection solutions, today announced a partnership with Hortonworks, a leading commercial vendor promoting the innovation, development and support of Apache Hadoop. The partners will unite in the delivery of technology and programs that support the expansion of the Apache Hadoop ecosystem, including solutions that improve data security and protection.

“Dataguise is delivering a very unique and critical technology set for the security and protection of Hadoop data,” said Ari Zilka, Chief Products Officer for Hortonworks. “We are pleased to add them to our list of innovation partners as we all work together to deliver enterprises with ‘big data’ the flexibility, agility and security they need to operate efficiently and risk free.”

As large organizations increasingly turn to Apache Hadoop to manage and administer exponential volumes of data, they need to be assured that their environment can scale efficiently without concerns for data security or integrity. The combination of the Hortonworks Data Platform and Dataguise’s DgHadoop™ gives these massive data environments the solution they need to intelligently manage and protect their data without risk.

DgHadoop is a comprehensive, flexible and modular solution that delivers enterprise-class protection to sensitive data aggregated in Hadoop deployments. Offering actionable intelligence to decision makers about their compliance and risk management policies, DgHadoop adapts easily to different deployments and data utilization needs.

“Hortonworks is a trusted provider of Apache Hadoop solutions and we are pleased to partner with them as we work together to improve the security and protection of sensitive content in the massive data stored in Hadoop clusters,” said Venkat Subramanian, VP of Engineering, Dataguise. “As a member of the Hortonworks Technology Partner Program, we will work together to ensure product alignment and compatibility for the long-term viability of our centralized policy management, detection, protection and security intelligence solution.”

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About Dataguise
Dataguise helps organizations safely leverage their enterprise data with a comprehensive risk-based data protection solution. By automatically locating sensitive data, transparently protecting it with high performance Masking on-Demand™, and providing enterprise security intelligence to managers, Dataguise improves data risk management, operational efficiencies and regulatory compliance costs. For more information, call 510-824-1036 or visit

About Hortonworks
Hortonworks is a leading commercial vendor of Apache Hadoop, the preeminent open source platform for storing, managing, and analyzing big data. Our distribution, Hortonworks Data Platform powered by Apache Hadoop, provides an open and stable foundation for enterprises and a growing ecosystem to build and deploy big data solutions. Hortonworks is the trusted source for information on Hadoop and together with the Apache community, Hortonworks is making Hadoop more robust and easier to install, manage, and use. Hortonworks provides unmatched technical support, training and certification programs for enterprises, systems integrators, and technology vendors. For more information, visit

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