Liaison Technologies Transforms Cloud-based Integration and Data Management on MapR

June 25, 2015

Liaison ALLOY™ platform incorporates MapR technology to tackle complex data challenges

Liaison Technologies, an industry-recognized leader in cloud-based integration and data management offerings, and MapR Technologies, provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today that Liaison’s ALLOY™ platform is using the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to support big data integration and management. The ALLOY platform was recently unveiled as the first dPaaS (data Platform as a Service) solution available.

“The Liaison ALLOY platform allows for a tailored and uniquely holistic approach to providing complex data management in the cloud,” said Steve Wooledge, vice president, product marketing, MapR Technologies. “We are excited to combine our complementary technologies to create such a robust next-generation platform. ALLOY is poised to change the landscape for solving data challenges today and in the future.”

MapR brings added scale, performance and flexibility for managing big data to the ALLOY platform through its enterprise-class Hadoop Distribution. MapR was chosen for its unique real-time and secure platform for distributed storage, and flexibility for customizing to each use case.

The ALLOY platform incorporates leading-edge technologies such as microservices for supreme agility, polyglot persistence for handling diverse data types, and automated mapping for accelerated implementation. Building ALLOY on big data technologies also allows for virtually limitless scale, providing a future-proof solution.

“MapR has some very unique operational capabilities and a superior distributed data platform with MapR-FS and MapR-DB. Their technology allows us to choose the best approach and tools for each customer and use case,” said Brad Anderson, vice president of big data informatics at Liaison Technologies. “They give the ALLOY platform a significant technical advantage.”

About Liaison Technologies

Liaison Technologies provides integration and data management solutions to help customers unlock the power of a data-centric approach to their business.

Liaison’s cloud-based approach breaks down the barriers between data silos to tap into the valuable information needed to make better decisions, faster. Tailored to solve complex data problems today while building a robust foundation for tomorrow’s unforeseen challenges, Liaison fosters a seamless flow of information securely and at scale.

Founded in 2000, Liaison serves over 7,000 customers in 46 countries, with offices in the United States, The Netherlands, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit and connect with Liaison on Twitter , LinkedIn and Facebook.


About MapR Technologies

MapR Technologies is a visionary Silicon Valley software company and creator of the next-generation data platform for AI and analytics, with the scale and reliability required by enterprise-grade, mission-critical deployments. The MapR Data Platform delivers the power of dataware to accelerate data-driven innovation. Forward leaning companies such as Cisco, Philips, and Société Générale, are able to create new data-driven solutions to outperform the competition. Learn more:

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Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
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Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
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