Contributor: Bill Peterson

MapR Converge Blog author, Bill Peterson

Bill Peterson, VP, Industry Solutions

William "Bill" Peterson is VP, Industry Solutions for MapR. Prior to MapR, Bill was the Director of Product and Solutions Marketing for CenturyLink. Prior to CenturyLink, Bill ran Product and Solutions Marketing for NetApp’s Analytics and Hadoop solutions. In addition to his marketing role at NetApp, Bill was the Marketing Co-Chair for the Analytics and Big Data committee, SNIA. Bill has also served as a research analyst at IDC and The Hurwitz Group, covering the operating environments, content management and business intelligence markets.

Bill did his undergraduate work at Bentley University, and has completed MBA coursework at Suffolk University.

Blog Posts by Bill Peterson

March 28, 2017 | By Bill Peterson

Observations from Gartner Data & Analytics Summit – Grapevine, Texas, March 2017

Gartner put on a most delightful Data & Analytics Summit in Grapevine, Texas, the week of March 6, 2017. One could easily call this the Gartner Big Data Summit, but I think Gartner’s approach here – to combine data, analytics, new applications, master...

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November 01, 2016 | By Bill Peterson

MapR & Cisco for Software Defined and Web-Scale Storage

MapR is pleased to support our partner Cisco with today’s UCS S-Series launch. The Cisco UCS S-Series consists of storage-optimized servers configured for scale-out storage (both Software Defined Storage and Web-Scale Storage with MapR). The S-Series...

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April 18, 2016 | By Bill Peterson

Cisco Chooses MapR for SAP-approved HANA Appliances to Deliver Faster, Easier Data Handling

MapR, Cisco, and SAP have been collaborating for years to help you gain insight from all of your data sources. Today, we’re excited to announce that Cisco has developed an appliance that includes the MapR Data Platform for SAP HANA, making it much easier...

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September 10, 2015 | By Bill Peterson

SAP HANA Vora and MapR Data Platform

MapR is glad to partner with SAP and we are excited to see them bring lead-edge innovations to the market. We are thrilled today to talk about a new offering from SAP that along with the MapR data platform to help you better serve your customers and simplify...

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