The Joint Improvised Threat Defeat Organization (JIDO) is a combat support organization of the U.S. Department of Defense. JIDO's core mission is to "counter improvised threats with tactical responsiveness and anticipatory acquisition in support of combatant commanders' efforts to prepare for, and adapt to, battlefield surprise."
Chief Technology Officer, JIDO
What we found was that we were spending more of our time just maintaining the stack together. Going with Hortonworks has taken some of that work that we'd been doing, from a day-to-day operations and basic capability area, knocking our costs down by 20%.