The First SaaS Data Lake with Cloudera
 on AWS and Azure

Cazena's SaaS Data Lakes with Cloudera on AWS and Microsoft Azure accelerate outcomes from analytics, data science, ML/AI and data engineering. Cazena's SaaS solutions include the complete Cloudera stack, cloud infrastructure, storage, security, analytics engines and 24x7 production operations. Everything is integrated, fully-managed and monitored, with automation and optimization to ensure the best price-performance for all analytics. 

Cazena is the fastest way to get a data lake with Cloudera on AWS or Microsoft Azure No special cloud or DevOps skills are required for setup or ongoing operations, so teams can get access on-demand and start using Cloudera right away. Solutions are delivered ready for data ingest and analytics, with SaaS access to familiar Cloudera capabilities. Analysts can use Hue for SQL, R, Python and other methods — or connect any analytics, data science and ML tools including: Cloudera Data Science Workbench, RStudio, Anaconda, DataRobot, Arcadia Data, Tableau and many more. 

Agile & Flexible

Cazena makes it easy to access a powerful Cloudera stack on AWS or Azure with any analytics method or tool. The optional Cazena AppCloud can accelerate adoption of new capabilities.


SaaS Data Lakes with Cloudera help organizations scale to the cloud with automation: No new admin or ongoing DevOps are ever required. Cazena is proven to be half the cost of other platforms.

Secure & Monitored

Cazena delivers best-in-class enterprise security, governance and compliance certifications, including private single-tenant clouds, encryption and 24x7 monitoring to eliminate risk.



Travel specialist CWT uses a SaaS Data Lake with Cloudera on AWS for data science, analytics and data engineering.

Cazena’s fully-managed service enabled us to implement Cloudera quickly.” 

Haughan, VP Data, CWT

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Use Cases for SaaS Data Lakes with Cloudera on AWS or Azure
Cazena supports all analytics workloads in a single SaaS Data Lake with Cloudera. SaaS Data Lakes include everything, with intelligent provisioning, optimization and fully-managed 24x7 production DevOps and SecOps. from Cazena.

SaaS Data Lakes...Simplify Cloudera Migrations or New Deployments

A cloud Data Lake as a Service has many advantages: accessibility, cost-control and flexibility. Cazena helps enterprises migrate existing clusters to a SaaS Data Lake on AWS or Azure. Built-in automation, analytics and intuitive interfaces increase data lake adoption, while Cazena’s SaaS reduces costs and frees up resources. Cazena makes it easy to ingest data from any cloud or datacenter sources, including SaaS applications, EDWs, data streams, IOT/sensor logs, purchased datasets, etc. Cazena’s SaaS Data Lake as a Service leverages Cloudera and delivers a unified cloud environment that’s secure, efficient and accessible for users, tools and data. Learn more about Cazena+Cloudera SaaS Data Lakes >

SaaS Data Lakes...Accelerate Data Science and Advanced Analytics, ML, AI on Cloudera

The SaaS Data Lake with Cloudera has everything for data science and advanced analytics in one centralized secure platform, including capabilities to ingest, store, share and analyze data with any methods (R, Python, Java, SQL, etc). Connect existing tools and adopt new capabilities via the Cazena AppCloud. Cazena offers seamless support for Cloudera Data Science Workbench, RStudio, Anaconda, Data Robot and more. Learn more about the Cazena+Cloudera Data Science Solution >

SaaS Data Lakes...Enable Cloud Data Warehouse Modernization and Cost Reduction

Many organization are evolving enterprise data warehouses by moving workloads to Cloudera or similar platforms that support a wider range of methods, beyond just SQL. More teams want to use R, Python, Java or specialized tools that aren't supported by most SQL-oriented cloud data warehouses. Cazena offers a fast path for data warehouse modernization. Easily move data warehouse workloads to data lakes that leverage Cloudera's analytics stack (EDH, CDP, Impala, etc.) and other components. Cazena’s model makes it easy to use any enterprise business intelligence and analytics tools with Cloudera (Tableau, Spotfire, etc).Contact us to learn more.

SaaS Data Lakes....Augment Existing Clusters, Support Hybrid and Multi-Cloud

Cazena has the software and expertise to augment existing Cloudera clusters with new clusters on Azure or AWS cloud infrastructure. Evolve on-prem Cloudera clusters with new cloud-connected clusters that are globally accessible, with built-in analytics, data science and ML capabilities. A cloud cluster makes it easier to adopt new capacity or add new analytics capabilities or tools instantly (Cloudera Data Science Workbench, RStudio, Anaconda, etc). Cazena drops-in to existing environments easily, using Cazena gateway software to keep the cloud and datacenters securely connected. With enterprise services and customers on both Azure and AWS, Cazena is uniquely qualified to assist with multi-cloud implementations. Contact us to learn more.


Cazena + Cloudera for Data Science

Cazena helps you hit the ground running with Cloudera's Spark / Hadoop stack, optimized for data science and analytics teams.

  • Fully-managed solution includes Cloudera Azure or AWS, and support for a wide range of tools and methods (SQL, R, Python, Java, etc.)
  • Seamless support for Cloudera services (EDH, CDP, etc.) and Cloudera Data Science Workbench.
  • Solutions are delivered enterprise-ready for secure data ingest and analytics. Start now, make an impact sooner.


Fast, Agile & Easy to Use

Cazena provisions new environments in hours, thanks to automation, workload intelligence and built-in DevOps

Empowering Self-Service

Cazena is intuitive for analysts, data engineers and data scientists. Automation and DevOps are built-in, so no special skills are required to deploy and run Cloudera on AWS or Azure.

Instantly give analytics teams the flexibility they need, with the security and management control the company requires. Cazena's SaaS makes it simple to ingest data securely; compression and encryption are automatic.

Fully-Managed SaaS, with DevOps Built-In

Fully-managed for Cazena means end-to-end, cloud to cluster to workload. Cazena's SaaS solutions include production operations, upgrades, security, patching, testing and more. Teams don't need to spend any time on cloud, cluster or security operations -- and that saves a lot of time!

Cazena dramatically reduces the time and resources required to secure and optimize data lakes with Cloudera on the Azure and AWS.

Any Analytics & AppCloud

Cazena includes embedded support for R, Python, SQL, Java and other methods, and supports connections from a wide variety of tools and methods. Cazena optimizes environments for mixed analytics workloads, and can support many use cases in one platform. 

The Cazena AppCloud includes data, analytics and ML tools, and makes it easy to adopt the latest capabilities including Cloudera Data Science Workbench, RStudio, Anaconda, Arcadia Data, DataRobot and others. 



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24x7 End to End, White-Glove Support – Cazena provides 24 x 7 support solutions. That means one call for any issues. Escalation moves through solution architects, engineers and developers, all with years of experience on Cloudera, data and cloud platforms. Cazena also has strong partnerships with Cloudera, other technology partners and cloud providers to triage complex issues, if need arises.

Best TCO Assured via Intelligent Provisioning, Ongoing Optimization SLA monitoring – Cazena handles all provisioning, using automation to deploy Cloudera with the ideal cloud configuration to deliver the best price-performance and TCO.  In an ever-evolving cloud environment, Cazena delivers exceptional value by evaluating workload performance, benchmarking cloud infrastructure and automatically optimizing Cloudera clusters to ensure SLAs are satisfied. Cazena's simple, enterprise-friendly pricing model allows for predictable pricing and performance, with room for expansion. Pricing is based on the Cazena services deployed rather than complex cloud pricing models.

Industry-Leading Security Model - Cazena was built from the ground up for cloud security and has the specialized software and expertise to deliver the most secure Cloudera deployments in the public cloud. All services include the Cazena Gateway software, which securely connects analytics applications and data sources with Cazena. The Gateway is designed to seamlessly connect cloud and on-premise environments, including functions to manage networking, VPN, data access, user access, analytics tools and manageability.  Visit the Cazena Security page to learn more

Single-Tenant Security

Cazena deploys a single-tenant Cloudera environment that is Kerberized and encrypts/decrypts all data in motion and at rest by default. The Cloudera clusters are managed and monitored to conform to strict enterprise security and compliance standards.

Encryption Built-in

Data encryption is built into Cazena's data ingestion tools for built in peace of mind. It is more efficient to move and store data in the cloud once for team access. Cazena handles staging and storage of data on object stores for a single point of data management.

Audited for Compliance

Cazena is GDPR-ready, and has been audited successfully for SOC II compliance and other security processes. Our security team has documentation and expertise to meet rigorous enterprise policies.  Please contact us for a complete list of certifications.

Enterprise Management

Logging, alerting and compliance reporting are provided "out-of-box" for all solutions. All Cazena solutions include 24x 7 monitoring, vulnerability management and robust processes to support access controls, compliance requirements and governance frameworks.