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Cloudera has harmonized and relaunched its analytic database products as Data Warehouse. Providing a consistent experience for a hybrid environment involving on-premises and cloud is Cloudera’s strongest card when competing with cloud-native “frenemies.”


  • A common hybrid experience is important when competing with cloud-native big data platforms from Amazon, Azure, and Google Cloud.

Features and Benefits

  • Analyzes what's behind Cloudera's relaunch of its data warehousing products, for on-premises deployment and managed cloud service.
  • Compares Cloudera Data Warehouse for on-premises deployment with Altus Data Warehouse, the service Cloudera manages in the cloud.

Key questions answered

  • How is Cloudera harmonizing its on-premises and cloud-based data warehousing offerings?
  • Why is a consistent hybrid data warehousing platform architecture important when competing against cloud-native conterparts?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • The importance of hybrid
  • How Cloudera Data Warehouse and Altus Data Warehouse support the hybrid story
  • Adding SQL query optimization


  • Further reading
  • Author