Cloudera’s IPO is overshadowed by a rival it won’t mention

Big data's poster child is selling itself to investors as a machine learning company, but is really still in the Hadoop business just like Hortonworks, the competitor it would like to ignore.
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Arik Hesseldahl is a veteran technology reporter based in New York with more than 20 years' experience. He was a founding editor at Recode and produced the inaugural Code/Enterprise conference. Before that he wrote for AllThingsD, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek and Forbes. He's contributed to CNBC, NBC News and NPR, and has taught at Columbia University.

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