What are some alternatives?
When comparing BlueData and Hortonworks, you can also consider the following products
Impala - Impala is a modern, open source, distributed SQL query engine for Apache Hadoop.
Hive - The Productivity Platform
Amazon EMR - Amazon Elastic MapReduce is a web service that makes it easy to quickly process vast amounts of data.
Apache Spark - Apache Spark is an engine for big data processing, with built-in modules for streaming, SQL, machine learning and graph processing.
RJ Metrics - RJMetrics provides hosted business intelligence & data analysis software to companies that operate online.
Hadoop - Open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing