The joint offering integrates Ascolta’s analytics platform with theÂ Hortonworks Data PlatformÂ to provide support forÂ federal, state and local agencies as well as commercial organizations, Ascolta said Thursday.
“As data volume dramatically increases, organizations need access to tools that allow them to quickly gain value and understanding from their data without adding complexity,â€ said ViON President and CEO Tom Frana.
Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of Hortonworks’ U.S. public sector business, said the partnership seeks to combine ViON’s 37 years of hardware and support experience with Ascolta’s platform and managed services to provide big data analytics to governmentÂ clients.
Ascolta developedÂ its pre-configured platform to help reduce the time it takes for customers to ingestÂ data as well asÂ install and configure an analytics tool.
Hortonworks HDP is based on theÂ Apache HadoopÂ platform that worksÂ to manage data at rest, analyze informationÂ and power applications.