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December 02, 2014

MapR CEO John Schroeder to Present at the Barclays 2014 Global Technology Conference

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that CEO John Schroeder will speak at the Barclays 2014 Global Technology conference at 3:30 pm PT on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California. An audio webcast of the fireside chat can be accessed live on the MapR website at https://mapr...

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November 26, 2014

MapR Wins “Storage Big Data Product of the Year” at Techworld Awards 2014

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that the Enterprise Database Edition of the MapR Distribution including Apache Hadoop has been honoured as “Storage Big Data Product of the Year” at the tenth annual Techworld Awards, recognising the global organizations that achieved the highest level...

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November 20, 2014

NTT Comware Deploys MapR to Power Hadoop-as-a-Service for SmartCloud®

Leading telecom provider in Japan to rely on MapR to offer new services for big data processing and analysis in the cloud MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that NTT Comware is using the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to power its new SmartCloud service. Launched earlier this month...

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November 19, 2014

Teradata and MapR Partnership Expands Hadoop Choices within Teradata’s Unified Data Architecture

_Partnership extends Hadoop choices by providing integration, joint _product development, and unified go-to-market strategy Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, and MapR Technologies, Inc., a provider of Apache™ Hadoop, today announced an expanded partnership that covers technology integration, road map alignment...

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November 06, 2014

MapR Expands Executive Leadership Team with Appointment of Anil Gadre to SVP of Product Management

Noted industry veteran brings deep technology, product, and community experience to enterprise Hadoop leader MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Anil Gadre has joined the company as senior vice president of product management. Gadre served as a strategic advisor to the company, and...

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November 04, 2014

MapR Partners with MongoDB, Certifies MongoDB Connector for Hadoop with the MapR Distribution

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today a partnership with MongoDB, the next-generation database that helps businesses transform their industries by harnessing the power of data. As part of this agreement, MongoDB has certified its Connector for Hadoop with the MapR Distribution. Certification...

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October 30, 2014

MapR to Present Hadoop Best Practices and Benchmarks for Data Warehouse, Ad Tech and IoT

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced its November speaking lineup, including TDWI Solution Summit, ad:tech, Lucene/Solr Revolution, and the Internet of Things (IoT) Expo. Highlights Include: TDWI Solution Summit The TDWI Solution Summit is an exclusive, hosted gathering of experienced...

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October 29, 2014

Quantium to Leverage the MapR Distribution including Hadoop for Real-Time Analysis

Leading analytics firm chooses MapR to uncover insights, identify trends, and deliver actionable data to Australia’s largest companies MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Quantium, the leading data analytics firm in Australia, has selected the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to...

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October 15, 2014

Survey Reveals MapR Customers Achieve more than 5X Return on Investment

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop® with over 500 paying customers worldwide, today released at Strata Conference + Hadoop World 2014 results of independent, third-party research that indicated a majority of MapR customers experienced payback in less than 12 months and greater than 5X returns on their...

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October 15, 2014

Top-Ranked NoSQL Database Integrated into the MapR Distribution including Hadoop for Unlimited Production Use

MapR-DB with Hadoop powers real-time, data-driven applications MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Strata Conference + Hadoop World 2014 that MapR Database is now available for unlimited production use in the freely-downloadable MapR Community Edition. MapR Database was recently recognized...

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