Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) Lifecycle (EOL)

Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP)

Below you can find the life cycle for each version of application Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), like HDP 3.1, including release dates and end of life (EOL) dates.

HDP is the industry's only true secure, enterprise-ready open source Apache™ Hadoop® distribution based on a centralized architecture (YARN). HDP addresses the complete needs of data-at-rest, powers real-time customer applications and delivers robust big data analytics that accelerate decision making and innovation.

Product website: https://hortonworks.com/products/data-center/hdp/


  1. HortonWorks


Hortonworks was formed in June 2011 as an independent company, funded by $23 million venture capital from Yahoo! and Benchmark Capital. Its first office was in Sunnyvale, California. The company employs contributors to the open source software project Apache Hadoop. The Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) product includes Apache Hadoop and is used for storing, processing, and analyzing large volumes of data. The platform is designed to deal with data from many sources and formats. The platform includes Hadoop technology such as the Hadoop Distributed File System, MapReduce, Pig, Hive, HBase, ZooKeeper, and additional components.

Company website: https://hortonworks.com/

All releases

Release Release date End of lifeEnd of technical guidance
HDP 3.1December 11, 2018December 31, 2021December 31, 2021
HDP 3.0July 13, 2018July 31, 2021July 31, 2021
HDP 2.6April 3, 2017December 31, 2020December 31, 2020
HDP 2.5August 29, 2016August 29, 2018August 29, 2019
HDP 2.4March 1, 2016March 1, 2018March 1, 2019
HDP 2.3July 22, 2015July 22, 2017July 22, 2018
HDP 2.2December 4, 2014December 2, 2016December 2, 2017