SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 20, 2018 – Hortonworks, a leading provider of global data management solutions, announced today expanded and enhanced collaboration with Huawei after the international telecommunications and electronics company’s high-performance x86 servers passed Hortonworks Quality Assured Testing Suite (QATS) criteria.
The Huawei FusionServer 2288H and FusionServer 5288 servers use the Huawei DA200 hardware accelerator card and Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) to create an innovative big data platform for enterprise customers. Passing the QATS test:
QATS is a product integration program designed to strictly test the HDP platform and HDP solutions, including software, file systems, next-generation hardware and containers. Huawei and Hortonworks have now completed two rounds of QATS high-performance and compatibility tests. The tests cover multiple typical scenarios to ensure that Huawei servers can work efficiently for different needs.
Huawei’s high-performance servers and hardware accelerator cards, combined with Hortonworks software, enable higher data computing efficiency and storage capabilities, helping customers accelerate digital transformation and meet fast-growing service requirements.
“Hortonworks is an important partner of Huawei in the big data field. We’re glad that Huawei FusionServer servers have passed the Hortonworks test, and Huawei has become a tested hardware partner for Hortonworks,” said Qiu Long, president of Huawei Intelligent Computing Business and vice president of the Huawei IT product line. “Huawei keeps pushing beyond the computing boundaries and strives for technology innovations. Together, Huawei and Hortonworks will build a flexible, open, and efficient big data platform for enterprise customers to reap more business benefits.”
“The combination of Huawei’s x86 Servers and HDP will benefit our respective clients and provide them with industry-leading x86-based solutions that have been tested and certified to work together,” said Kamal Brar, vice president of Asia Pacific, Hortonworks. “We’re excited about the inevitable acceleration in technical innovations that this partnership will foster, the result being smarter, more cost-effective connected architectures for the next phase of disruption.”
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