Industry Solutions

3 of the top 5 organizations in banking, telecommunications, defense, media and retail run Cloudera.

Every major industry is facing a similar trend: data volumes from many sources in multi-structured formats are exploding, and the business sees value in asking bigger questions of that data in real time. Cloudera, The Platform for Big Data, allows enterprises of all shapes, sizes and industries to restructure the way they think about data processing and analytics.


We collect large amounts of seismic data into this five-dimensional type data set, and the first thing we do is we sort it — which is a great Hadoop use case — and then there are 26 other steps we do just to get a picture of one area of the earth where we want to look for resources.

- Chevron

Industry Vertical Use Cases
Energy & Utilities
  • Seismic data processing
  • Smart meter analytics
Financial Services
  • Consumer & market risk modeling
  • Personalization & recommendations
  • Fraud detection & anti-money laundering
  • Portfolio valuations
  • Cyber security & fraud detection
  • Geospatial, image & video processing
Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Genome processing & DNA sequencing
  • Clinical quality & cost analysis
Media & Entertainment
  • Search & recommendation optimization
  • User engagement & digital content analysis
  • Ad/offer targeting
  • Sentiment & social media analysis
Retail, eCommerce &
Consumer Products
  • 360-degree customer view
  • Loyalty program management
  • Merchandising & supply chain analysis
  • Geospatial, image & video processing
  • Product research & development
  • Cyber security & fraud detection
  • Customer churn prevention
  • Product research & development
  • Network capacity trending & management