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.
Company Growth (employees)
Santa Clara, US
Size (employees)
1,150 (est)+4%
Hortonworks was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US

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 Santa Clara, Seoul, Sydney, Budapest and in 56 other locations
Santa Clara, US (HQ)
5470 Great America Pkwy
Sydney, AU
88 Phillip St
Budapest, HU
16 Wesselényi u.
Bengaluru, IN
92 Jyoti Nivas College Rd
Cork, IE
5 Lapp's Quay
Seoul, KR
#3004, 30F 517 Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu.
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Hortonworks Financials and Metrics

Hortonworks Financials

Hortonworks's revenue was reported to be $184.5 m in FY, 2016

Net income (Q2, 2017)

(56.1 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(54.5 m)

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

1.4 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

55.5 m
Hortonworks's current market capitalization is $1.4 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

R&D expense

15 m14.9 m16.4 m22.2 m25.5 m26 m25.5 m27.5 m

General and administrative expense

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

Accounts Receivable

(5.7 m)(29.6 m)


237 k29 k
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 Receivable

34.5 m(9 m)(13.3 m)(11.1 m)(7.9 m)78 m14.5 m8 m

Accounts Payable

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

Hortonworks's Customers was reported to be 1.1 k in Q1, 2017
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Expansion Rate



3004375567008001 k1 k1.1 k


$28.1 m$41.85 m$43.79 m$53.68 m$62.2 m$72.5 m
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Hortonworks Market Value History

Hortonworks Revenue Breakdown

Hortonworks Median Salaries

Source: 227 public H-1B filings from Hortonworks

Hortonworks's Web-traffic and Trends

Hortonworks Online and Social Media Presence

Hortonworks News and Updates

As earnings beat forecast, Hortonworks says it’s about to hit cash-flow breakeven

Hortonworks Inc. today beat analysts’ estimates on both revenue and profit in its third quarter, providing further evidence that its pure-play open source business model is gaining traction. The company also raised revenue guidance for the fourth quarter and the year. But investors chose to focus on…

Hortonworks breaks quarterly revenue record with 42% increase in Q2 2017

Hortonworks Q2 2017 revenue soars as the highest revenue of any quarter so far, with a significant increase the company commends IBM partnership. The post Hortonworks breaks quarterly revenue record with 42% increase in Q2 2017 appeared first on Computer Business Review.

Modernizing data infrastructure: Hortonworks and Syncsort partner to unlock legacy system data

It’s a year and a half into the partnership between Hortonworks Inc. and Syncsort Inc. that is centered around modernizing legacy data stores and infrastructure. The results so far? The synergy between Syncsort’s high-performance data integration and Hortonworks’ modern data architecture solutions i…

Does counting milliseconds in streaming data make a difference in business?

Counting milliseconds in streaming data latency may not seem thrilling at first, but developers ought to pay attention to the use cases ‘event-by-event streaming’ enables, according to George Chow (pictured), senior director of technology at Simba Technologies Inc., a Magnitude Software Company. “Hi…

Hortonworks views open source as key to world’s data management

It’s been 10 years since Apache Hadoop, open-source-based software used for storing, processing and analyzing big data, was brought into the technology picture. And executives at Hortonworks Inc. are increasingly focused on a single word to describe both its success and long-term mission: community.…

Hortonworks revamps subscription model for data analytics across cloud & data centres

The open source company has also revealed version 3.0 of the Hortonworks Dataflow platform. The post Hortonworks revamps subscription model for data analytics across cloud & data centres appeared first on Computer Business Review.

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