MapR Press Releases

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May 19, 2016

MapR Celebrates Rapid Innovations in SQL-on-Hadoop Technology

Apache Drill anniversary marked by accelerating user adoption MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only converged data platform, announced today the one year anniversary of Apache Drill on the MapR Platform. Since its general availability last year, Drill has helped hundreds of organizations worldwide rapidly analyze trillions of records...

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May 17, 2016

MapR Introduces New Quick Start Migration Service

Addresses accelerating demand to move to Converged Data Platform MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced at SAPPHIRE NOW its new Quick Start Migration Service to address the strong demand from companies with big data production installations moving to the MapR Converged Data Platform for reliability...

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May 12, 2016

MapR Ships Eighth Release of Complete Apache Spark Stack on MapR Converged Data Platform

Free Spark training uptake dominates coursework enrollment and certification MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced the immediate availability of Apache Spark 1.6.1 on the MapR Converged Data Platform making it the eighth release of the full Spark stack available to MapR customers. Additionally...

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May 05, 2016

MapR Achieves Another Record Quarter with 99% Software Subscription License Growth

Ongoing customer value demonstrated by outstanding renewal and expansion rates MapR Technologies, Inc., today announced another record quarter, which includes 99% growth in software subscription license bookings over prior year. This continued growth was fueled by the release of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, which enables its customers...

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May 04, 2016

MapR Honored as a Gold Level Stevie® Award Winner in 2016 American Business Awards℠

Converged Data Platform wins Software - Big Data Solution category MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, was named the winner of a Gold Level Stevie® Award in the New Product or Service of the Year – Software – Big Data Solution category in The 14th Annual American Business Awards today. The American Business...

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May 03, 2016

MapR Executives to Present at Notable Industry Conferences in May, Including Multiple Big Data Everywhere Events

Insights shared on data governance, Apache Drill, Spark, and other big data topics MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced its executives will present on various data governance, security, analytics, and other big data topics this month at leading industry events, including Big Data Everywhere...

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April 26, 2016

MapR Announces Free Stream Processing On-Demand Training for Real-time Analytics and IoT Applications

New curriculum offers Apache Kafka developers key skills for dealing with fast-growing streaming data MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced at Kafka Summit 2016 it is now offering stream processing training via MapR Academy’s free On-Demand Training program. The new training enables Apache...

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April 06, 2016

MapR Converges SQL and JSON with Apache Drill v1.6

Converged Data Platform unifies MapR Database document database with ANSI SQL engine to unlock insight via industry-standard BI tools MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced the availability of Apache Drill 1.6 as the unified SQL layer for the MapR Converged Data Platform via tighter integration...

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April 05, 2016

Management Science Associates (MSA) Builds Next-Generation Data Warehouse and Near-Real-Time Analytics on MapR

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced that Management Science Associates, Inc. (MSA), an industry-recognized leading developer and supplier of consumer packaged goods (CPG) and demand chain data processing and analytical solutions, is using the MapR Converged Data Platform to drive additional...

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April 04, 2016

MapR to Present on Spark, Security and Streaming Analytic Topics at April Industry Events, Including Big Data Everywhere

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced it will share its expertise on Spark, stream processing engines, security, and big data this month at leading industry events. Each event includes presentations aimed at helping attendees understand the technical, business and practical aspects of Hadoop...

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