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Tech Mahindra’s Big Data Analytics Platform TAP Certified by Industry Leader Hortonworks®

Bangalore – August 24, 2015 – Tech Mahindra Ltd. a specialist in digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering today announced that their in-house developed platform TAP (Tech Mahindra Analytics Platform) for Big Data solutions has been certified by Hortonworks®, a technology leader and ecosystem builder for the Apache™ Hadoop® industry.

TAP, an asset-based delivery kit, addresses the critical and evolving needs of customers with a multitude of diverse use cases in Big Data Analytics. It is one of the major technology initiatives in the Analytics area and the certification by Hortonworks adds further value to this asset and enables the delivery of analytics solutions on the HWX platform.

"While Apache Hadoop steps in as an efficient management layer, the need for a value added intelligent analytics layer is still at large and TAP fits in perfectly as a value add of intelligent analytics. This recognition strengthens our offerings in TAP and recognizes its platform based approach towards deploying Big Data as a superior way to address today’s analytics needs of the industry" said Sanjay Joshi, Senior Vice President & Global Head of BI, Big Data & Analytics, Tech Mahindra.

Built as loosely-coupled, customizable and reusable building blocks, TAP provides off-the-shelf analytical solutions and addresses business needs for verticalized solutions in Telecom, BFSI, Healthcare and Life sciences and Manufacturing. It has solutions for Data Anonymization, Customer Experience Management, Command Center Analytics, Network Analytics, Social Media Analytics and many more catering to growing customer needs for use of Big Data. Implemented successfully with several customers, TAP provides a starting point to the customer’s investments in Big Data initiatives along with enabling a significant reduction in overall analytics solution cost.

“Hortonworks is dedicated to expanding and empowering the Apache Hadoop ecosystem, accelerating innovation and adoption of 100-percent open source enterprise Hadoop," said Matt Morgan, VP of Product and Alliance Marketing at Hortonworks. "We are pleased to welcome Tech Mahindra to the Apache Hadoop community and look forward to working with them to help strengthen Hadoop’s role as the foundation of the next-generation data architecture. The relationship will help accelerate successful implementations of TAP and the Hortonworks Data Platform across the modern data architecture."

With the core of the TAP platform being it’s mantra of Reusability, Reliability, and Repeatability, Tech Mahindra’s customers can now gain access to Big Data solutions that can be easily customized, quickly implemented, and highly relied upon for its effectiveness.

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For an overview of TAP along with more details about the customer analytics solutions on this platform, join the webinar titled "Predictive Insights, Omnichannel Reporting, Customer 360" being hosted by Hortonworks and Tech Mahindra on the 9th of September, 2015 at 10 am PDT / 10:30 pm IST. Registration link can be found here.


Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative and customer-centric information technology experiences, enabling Enterprises, Associates and the Society to Rise™. We are a USD 4.9 billion company with 131,500+ professionals across 90 countries, helping 946 global customers including Fortune 500 companies. Our convergent, digital, design experiences, innovation platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value and experiences to our stakeholders. Tech Mahindra is the highest ranked Non-U.S. company in the Forbes Global Digital 100 list (2018) and in the Forbes Fab 50 companies in Asia (2018).

The Mahindra Group is a USD 20.7 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It enjoys a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume. It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, aerospace, commercial vehicles, components, defense, logistics, real estate, renewable energy, speedboats and steel, amongst other businesses. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 2,40,000 people across 100 countries.

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