Faster performance. Higher reliability.

Rapid time-to-value.


The Total Economic Impact™

of Altiscale Data Cloud


Apache Spark™ now on

the Altiscale Data Cloud

spark + Hadoop

Lightning fast analytics in the cloud

We Run Hadoop for You

Unlike other solutions, we run Apache™ Hadoop® for you. We not only deploy Hadoop, we monitor, manage, fix, and update it for you. Then we take it a step further: We monitor your jobs, notify you when something’s wrong with them, and can help with tuning.

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Purpose-Built Hadoop Cloud

The Altiscale Data Cloud is the first cloud service purpose-built to run Hadoop. We offer an on-demand, elastic solution on a pay-as-you-go basis. By vertically integrating from the Hadoop layer to the metal, we ensure a faster, more reliable service.

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Data Science Done Right

Altiscale’s offering is ideally suited for today’s data science needs. Features for data science include permanent HDFS volumes, access to the latest tools, resource sharing without conflict, job-level monitoring and support, and pricing plans that eliminate unpleasant surprises.
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“With Altiscale, we’re getting 4 to 5 times the performance compared to other cloud solutions, with zero startup time and a predictable budget that doesn’t break the bank.”
Satya Ramachandran, VP, MarketShare
“Altiscale’s knowledgeable and responsive team allowed us to rapidly innovate and get to market faster with new products and services.”
Joseph Benjamin, CTO, Datalogix
“OpenTable encompasses the largest network of diners and reservation-taking restaurants in the world, and Altiscale enables us to seamlessly manage terabytes of data for our data modeling without dedicated operational support.
Our entire Hadoop deployment was implemented within a few days and the Altiscale team’s best-practice advice and support has been invaluable.”

Joseph Essas, CTO, OpenTable

Recent Blog Posts

Apache Spark Now on the Altiscale Data Platform

  • February 18th, 2015

Apache Spark, the increasingly popular in-memory analytics platform, is now available on Altiscale’s Hadoop-as-a-Service (HaaS).

Spark is especially well suited for machine learning and other memory-intensive, iterative processes. Spark is increasingly used for stream processing […]

Altiscale Support Kerberos Authentication for Hadoop

  • February 18th, 2015

Altiscale is now offering secure-mode Hadoop using Kerberos authentication.  Kerberos is well-known as a strong authentication mechanism, but it was designed for a client-server environment, not the highly dynamic and scalable Hadoop environment. As […]