Contributor: Matt Mills

MapR Converge Blog author, Matt Mills

Matt Mills was previously Chief Executive Officer and a Board Member at MapR Technologies. Mills is a seasoned industry veteran who brings a strong track record for leading high-growth organizations. He joined MapR after 20 years at Oracle, most recently leading the North American business while serving on the company’s executive committee.

Matt is no longer with MapR Technologies.

Blog Posts by Matt Mills

December 22, 2017 | By Matt Mills

With a Modern Data Platform, Any CIO Can Turn Information into Intelligence

It’s been more than a decade since we first heard the phrase "data is the new oil." But while this idea may well define the next generation of business, there’s important context surrounding it that often gets overlooked: "Data is the...

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November 28, 2017 | By Matt Mills

A Big Win for Consumers This Weekend...Thanks to Data

I had a great Thanksgiving. Not only did I enjoy time with family and friends, my favorite football team won—can’t ask for more than that! I also noticed that my annual shopping frenzy at the mall completely shifted to simply doing a lot of clicking...

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November 14, 2017 | By Matt Mills

The Force of Data

Last week was a banner week for SalesForce with their annual DreamForce conference. Well over 150,000 people converged on San Francisco to learn, connect, and give back. I admire what Marc Benioff has been able to accomplish at SalesForce, they have set...

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September 26, 2017 | By Matt Mills

Win with Data at Strata

It’s that time of year again; I’m in NYC for the Strata Data Conference. The theme of this year’s event is "Make Data Work." While the theme will resonate with most, I would tweak it to be "Win with Data," because that is exactly...

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February 06, 2017 | By Matt Mills

Looking Ahead to a New Year

I am proud to say it has been an incredible year for MapR. The company continues to prosper; we delivered record year over year revenue growth, added many new customers to the MapR family, and continue to experience high levels of customer satisfaction...

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October 19, 2015 | By Matt Mills

The Battle for Your Data: Why I Chose MapR

What’s happening today in big data reminds me very much of my early years at Oracle when we fought and won the so-called database wars. By the end of the 1990's, Oracle stood as the dominant player in the relational database market and we spent then...

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