Apache HAWQ Project Team is proud to announce Apache
HAWQ 2.4.0.0 has been released.

Apache HAWQ combines exceptional MPP-based analytics
performance, robust ANSI SQL compliance, Hadoop ecosystem
integration and manageability, and flexible data-store format
support, all natively in Hadoop, no connectors required. Built
from a decade’s worth of massively parallel processing (MPP)
expertise developed through the creation of the Pivotal
Greenplum® enterprise database and open source PostgreSQL, HAWQ
enables to you to swiftly and interactively query Hadoop data,
natively via HDFS.

*Download Link*:
http://hawq.apache.org/#download

*About this release*
This is the project's initial release as an Apache Top Level Project.
This is a release having both source code and binary.

New features:
Pluggable Vectorized Execution Engine on HAWQ.
Runtime Filter for HAWQ local hash join.

All changes:
https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/HAWQ/Apache+HAWQ+2.4.0.0+Release

*HAWQ Resources:*
   - JIRA: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HAWQ
   - Wiki: https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/HAWQ
   - Mailing list(s): dev@hawq.apache.org
user@hawq.apache.org

*Know more about HAWQ:*
http://hawq.apache.org

- Apache HAWQ Team