Cloudera

Cloudera is a company founded in 2008 in Palo Alto, California. The company is specialized in software related to Apache Hadoop and offers its own Hadoop distribution. The first distribution of Cloudera appeared in 2009. In 2019, cloudera formalized the merger with Hortonworks, a concurent actor of the big data market.

The Cloudera Development Platform (CDP), the current distribution, as well as Cloudera Distribution Hadoop (CDH), still widely deployed, are popular distributions of Apache Hadoop and are used in the field of high performance computing (HPC) and big data applications. The essential components include management tools, monitoring services, distributed storage, distributed computing, scheduling, security, ... The Cloudera's distributions target enterprise customers with both on-premise and in the cloud environments.

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