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June 09, 2015

MapR 5.0 Extends Hadoop for New Class of Real-Time Applications

Auto-synchronizes storage, database and search within and across data centers MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today unveiled at Hadoop Summit version 5.0 of the MapR Distribution including Hadoop, extending its lead in real-time Hadoop, security, and self-service data exploration and agility. ...

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June 02, 2015

MapR SVP Anil Gadre to Keynote at Spark Summit

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Senior Vice President of Product Management Anil Gadre will present a featured keynote on “Spark & Hadoop at Production Scale” at Spark Summit 2015. Additionally, Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning and Director of Product Management Neeraja...

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May 27, 2015

MapR Brings Big Data Expertise to the Stage at Hadoop Summit

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that several of its executives will speak on various big data topics at the upcoming Hadoop Summit conference. Industry experts, including Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning, Vice President of Product Management Tomer Shiran, Vice President of...

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May 19, 2015

MapR Distribution Now Ships with Apache Drill 1.0 - Industry’s First Schema-Free SQL Engine for Big Data

Ushers in IOT analytics with self-service data exploration MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the general availability of Apache Drill 1.0 in the MapR Distribution. Drill uniquely delivers self-service SQL analytics without requiring pre-defined schema definitions, dramatically reducing...

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May 12, 2015

MapR CEO to Present at Credit Suisse 4th Annual Disruptive Technology Conference

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that CEO John Schroeder will present at the upcoming Credit Suisse Disruptive Technology Conference. Part of a two-day event, Mr. Schroeder’s presentation will take place on Wednesday, May 13 at 11:05-11:40am in San Francisco, CA. An audio webcast...

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May 05, 2015

MapR Recipient of Global Award for Solution Innovation Partner of the Year at Cisco Partner Summit 2015

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today that it has received a Cisco® Partner Summit Global award, recognized as Solution Innovation Partner of the Year. Cisco revealed the winners at a Global Awards reception during its annual partner conference, which took place last week in Montreal, Canada...

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April 29, 2015

MapR to Discuss Next Gen Hadoop, Apache Drill, Apache Spark at Big Data Everywhere Conferences in May

Industry experts to also highlight Hadoop and related technologies at conferences and meetups throughout next month MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced participation at two Big Data Everywhere one-day conferences in May that will be held in Washington, D.C. on May 12 and in Denver, CO...

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April 21, 2015

MapR Enters 2015 with Over 100% Bookings Growth from Real-Time, Big and Fast Data Deployments

Nearly 20% of MapR customers surveyed operate over 50 applications on a single Hadoop cluster MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced over 100% bookings increase in the six month period ending March 31, 2015, compared to the preceding six months. The MapR growth is spurred by its unique...

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April 20, 2015

MapR Integrates its Hadoop Distribution with Teradata QueryGrid

Comprehensive integration optimizes enterprise data architectures MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the integration of its utility-grade Hadoop distribution architected for real-time, data-centric enterprises with Teradata QueryGrid, providing best-in-class big data analytics across...

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April 06, 2015

MapR Shares Insight on Apache Myriad, Apache Drill and other Hadoop Topics at Industry Events in April

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced its upcoming presentations at conferences and meetups in the U.S. in April 2015. Detailing how to leverage Hadoop technologies so businesses can maximize its use of big data to improve data analytics, presenters from MapR will lead sessions at key industry...

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