The Team

A successful project requires many people to play many roles. Some members write code or documentation, while others are valuable as testers, submitting patches and suggestions.

The team is comprised of Members and Contributors. Members have direct access to the source of a project and actively evolve the code-base. Contributors improve the project through submission of patches and suggestions to the Members. The number of Contributors to the project is unbounded. Get involved today. All contributions to the project are greatly appreciated.


The following is a list of developers with commit privileges that have directly contributed to the project in one way or another.

Image Id Name Email Organization Roles
kminder Kevin Minder kminder(at) Hortonworks PMC,Chair
lmccay Larry McCay lmccay(at) Hortonworks PMC
dillidorai Dilli Dorai dillidorai(at) Hortonworks PMC
cdouglas Christopher Douglas cdouglas(at) Microsoft Emeritus
mattmann Chris Mattmann mattmann(at) NASA Committer
ddas Devaraj Das ddas(at) Hortonworks Committer
gates Alan Gates gates(at) Hortonworks Committer
jspeidel John Speidel jspeidel(at) Hortonworks Committer
mahadev Mahadev Konar mahadev(at) Hortonworks Committer
mkononenko Maksim Kononenko mkononenko(at) Hortonworks Committer
omalley Owen O'Malley omalley(at) Hortonworks Committer
smohanty Sumit Mohanty smohanty(at) Hortonworks Committer
tbeerbower Thomas Beerbower tbeerbower(at) Hortonworks Committer
venkatesh Venkatesh Seetharam venkatesh(at) Hortonworks Committer
vtkhir Vladimir Tkhir vtkhir(at) Hortonworks Committer


The following additional people have contributed to this project through the way of suggestions, patches or documentation.

Name Organization Roles
Sumit Gupta Hortonworks Contributor
Zachary Blanko Hortonworks Contributor