Another day, another Hadoop investment. This time, it’s Hewlett-Packard bankrolling Hortonworks to the tune of $50 million. Your move, Cloudera.
There has been a series of significant, but unannounced management changes at Hortonworks, the Hadoop startup that Yahoo spun off in June. Former COO Rob Bearden is taking over the top executive role, with some thinking his task will be whipping the company into shape.