07-11-2019 06:18 AM - edited 07-11-2019 06:23 AM
Last month in the “Our community is getting a little larger. And a lot better.” announcement, we shared exciting news that the Cloudera Community and Hortonworks Community Connection (HCC) will unite our content and members under one roof!
We will update and modernize the existing Cloudera Community at the end of July and fully transition all HCC content in mid-August. Here are more important details you’ll need to know to prepare!
Our goal is to continue to be a trusted source of information and answers, and we strive to consistently improve your journey.
We’ve learned a lot from what HCC did well, and we’re taking some of those experiences forward in the combined community. You’ll find the new community design simpler--it’ll be easier to ask and answer questions. Watch for the updated design to launch at the end of the month.
In the redesigned community you will continue to:
The new Cloudera Community will feature a modern layout with an easy to use interface. Get your first look at a few key areas of the new community:
Want to learn more? Check out our post "Community Changes and Feature Definitions Details" for information on how to find or perform the common user actions in the new community.
Your user account will not change in the new community.
The updated community will roll out a new reputation system that will include, among other things, an improved rank system, new leaderboards and a brand new community badge strategy. You will be able to earn new badges and advance your rank level every time you answer questions, contribute solutions, add community articles and more! Look for more information to come on this!
The new Cloudera Community is almost here! Our team will continue to share important updates in the weeks to come, including more details around our exciting new Reputation System. Don’t forget to leave your feedback and comments because they are vital to our success both now and in the future.
-The HCC and Cloudera Community Team
Cy Jervis, Community Manager