Sciente Consulting Joins Hortonworks Systems Integrator Partner Program.

Sciente Consulting Pte Ltd. today announced that it has joined the Hortonworks® Systems Integrator Partner Program and will be delivering big data solutions powered by Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP). Hortonworks is the leading contributor to and provider of Apache™ Hadoop®. Sciente Consulting’s customers can now benefit from easier integration with Hadoop as their data management platform on which to implement their business analytics solutions.

By joining the Hortonworks Systems Integrator Partner program, Sciente Consulting will strengthen its ability to implement enterprise-level big data solutions including Hortonworks Data Platform, the industry’s only 100-percent open source Hadoop distribution, explicitly architected, built, and tested for enterprise-grade deployments.

Sciente Consulting’s services provide it’s customers with business technology services that combine strong expertise in technology solutions with a depth of understanding of their business domains. With the integration of Hadoop, customers can now benefit by increasing the scope of their enterprise business analytics initiatives to include large volumes of complex and unstructured data.

“As we continue in our mission to delight our customers we are pleased to expand our range of business technology offerings with our expertise in integrating the Hortonworks Data Platform”, said Jit Nagpal, Chief Execution Officer of Sciente Consulting.

Hortonworks Data Platform was built by the core architects, builders and operators of Apache Hadoop and includes all of the necessary components to manage a cluster at scale and uncover business insights from existing and new big data sources. With a YARN-based architecture, HDP enables multiple workloads, applications and processing engines across single clusters with optimal efficiency. A reliable, secure and multi-use enterprise data platform, HDP is an important component of the modern data architecture, helping organizations mine, process and analyze large batches of unstructured data sets to make more informed business decisions.

“We welcome Sciente Consulting to the Hortonworks Systems Integrator Partner Program and look forward to working with them to provide data-driven applications powered by HDP for their customers,” said John Kreisa, vice president of strategic marketing at Hortonworks. “Sciente Consulting’s depth of experience delivering high-value enterprise solutions creates a natural expansion to add Hadoop integration services as companies of all sizes are adopting Hadoop to support their big data projects.”

About Sciente Consulting: Sciente Consulting is a business technology consulting firm that works with large conglomerates and global multi-national companies within the banking, financial services, insurance and telecommunications, life sciences and pharma industries. Sciente Consulting is headquartered in Singapore, and is led by a team of diverse, passionate, professional and ethical leaders from the IT industry with rich market knowledge and network within Asia. Sciente is a 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Asia company, and was rated one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies by Deloitte Technology Fast500 in 2013 & 2012