Hortonworks creates, distributes and supports enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest. The Company is focused on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, NiFi and Spark. Hortonworks provides the expertise, training, and services that allow customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business.
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
1,150 (est)
Hortonworks was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US
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Key People/Management at Hortonworks

Rob Bearden

Rob Bearden

Shaun Connolly

Shaun Connolly

Chief Strategy Officer
Scott Davidson

Scott Davidson

Alan Fudge

Alan Fudge

Chief Revenue Officer
Scott Reasoner

Scott Reasoner

Chief Accounting Officer

Hortonworks Office Locations

Hortonworks has offices in Perth, Mexico City, Baltimore, Cleveland and in 55 other locations
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
5470 Great America Pkwy
San Francisco, US
300 415 Stockton St
Sydney, AU
88 Phillip St
Budapest, HU
16 Wesselényi u.
Bengaluru, IN
92 Jyoti Nivas College Rd
Cork, IE
5 Lapp's Quay
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Hortonworks Financials and Metrics

Hortonworks Financials

Hortonworks's revenue was reported to be $184.46 m in FY, 2016 which is a 51.3% increase from the previous period.

Net income (Q2, 2017)

(56.1 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(54.5 m)

Market capitalization (25-Apr-2018)

1.1 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

55.5 m
Hortonworks's current market capitalization is $1.1 b.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016


121.9 m184.5 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

13.7 m72.2 m

Gross profit

108.2 m112.3 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cost of goods sold

11.5 m13.2 m14.8 m16.4 m18.1 m19.8 m17.9 m20.5 m

Sales and marketing expense

27.8 m33.3 m34 m42.1 m46.2 m48.8 m50.2 m50.5 m

General and administrative expense

9.1 m11.4 m12.3 m26.1 m18.2 m17.3 m16.8 m17.8 m

R&D expense

15 m14.9 m16.4 m22.2 m25.5 m26 m25.5 m27.5 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016


35.7 m53.3 m

Accounts Receivable

9.1 m


5.3 m4.8 m

Current Assets

153.5 m172.3 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


78.7 m30.8 m25.1 m38.5 m37.8 m35.8 m60.9 m55.5 m

Accounts Receivable

34.5 m41.9 m46.2 m64.9 m61.4 m78 m68 m75.6 m

Current Assets

206.9 m189.5 m165.8 m198.7 m176.7 m167.8 m161 m154.6 m


12.2 m13.8 m15.6 m18.2 m19.9 m20.7 m18.7 m18.4 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(46.2 m)(251.7 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

898 k8.1 m


237 k29 k

Accounts Payable

1.2 m1.8 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

(40.1 m)(82.4 m)(126.9 m)(65.8 m)(129.9 m)(64.7 m)(54.8 m)(110.9 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.9 m3.1 m1.7 m3.7 m2.3 m4.7 m

Accounts Payable

4 m1.9 m78 k89 k6.8 m10 m110 k1.5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(50.7 m)(80.6 m)(35.7 m)(49.8 m)(9 m)(20.7 m)
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Hortonworks Operating Metrics

Hortonworks's Customers was reported to be 1.3 k in Q3, 2017.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


$28.10 m$41.85 m$43.79 m$53.68 m$62.20 m$72.50 m


300 437 556 700 800 1 k1 k1.10 k1.20 k1.30 k

Net Expansion Rate

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Hortonworks News and Updates

Hortonworks enlists Apache Atlas to follow the trail of data breadcrumbs for GDPR

With the deadline for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation barely a month away, companies are looking for tools to track and identify any and all information on European citizens that could be contained in corporate databases. The law provides European citizens with the “right to b…

Hortonworks co-founder outlines edge strategy and standards initiative for big data

In February, Hortonworks Inc. announced general availability of DataFlow 3.1, the company’s data-in-motion platform for edge and streaming analytics. The release provided further evidence that Hortonworks intends to include edge computing in its competitive strategy for the Apache Hadoop market. “Th…

Big-data stewardship takes the main stage at DataWorks Summit in Berlin

Big-data repositories hold much of the world’s personally identifiable data. Many data management professionals are now laser-focused on the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR, which will take effect in little over a month and will place strict data-stewardship mandates on a…

Hortonworks bets on AI, automation in GDPR-ready services

With just five weeks until full enforcement, the pending laws of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation may have been the focus for the keynote at DataWorks Summit in Berlin, but the broader story of data governance spotlights the challenges facing event host Hortonworks Inc. as it …

How Hortonworks is weathering the big-data market’s shift away from Hadoop

More often than they like to admit, tech vendors must put on a brave face when they’re groping for a robust growth path. In the big-data arena, that go-to-market messaging approach is very much in evidence among the vendors who pioneered the commercialization of the Hadoop programming framework for …

Elephant in the room: Hortonworks CEO thinks Hadoop software will keep driving big data

Since its founding in 2011, Hortonworks Inc. has fought battles on two fronts: Persuade corporations to adopt an entirely new, open-source data platform called Hadoop for a novel type of analytic processing and build a business selling software that customers can get elsewhere for free. By most acco…
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