MapR to Present at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo and Other Notable Industry Conferences in October

October 14, 2016

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced its executives will present on event-driven data platforms, predictive analytics, and other big data topics this month at leading industry events, including Gartner Symposium/ITxpo. Details on MapR presentations include:

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo
Gartner Symposium/ITxpo helps identify and explore technology and service providers to address the specific needs of a CIO, and anchored in three key areas: Technology and Information, Leadership, and Business Strategy.

When: Thursday, October 20 at 10:15 AM ET
Where: Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort, Room: Southern 1

What: Jack Norris, senior vice president of data and applications at MapR, will present, “The Key to Digital Transformation, Event-Driven Data Platforms.” In this session, Jack will discuss how companies from TransUnion to Uber use event-driven processing to transform their business with agility, scale, robustness, and efficiency advantages.

Predictive Analytics World Business

Predictive Analytics World Business will cover hot topics and advanced methods such as analytics vendor strategy, B2B churn modeling, consumer experience optimization, election analytics, email marketing, enterprise platform fundraising, model deployment, model overstatement and social data for predictive.

When: Tuesday, October 25 at 11:20 AM ET
Where: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Room: 1A23

What: Joseph Blue, data scientist at MapR, will present, “Predictive Analytics for Sentiment Case Study: A regional Bank in the Northeast US Sentiment Unchained: Accelerating Analytics to Understand Customer Behavior.” In this case study session, Joseph will focus on a recent data science engagement with a community-focused, regional bank and highlight the results including how customer behavior has allowed this bank to apply these connections and identify untapped opportunities for growth.

All Things Open

All Things Open is a conference exploring open source, open tech, and the open web in the enterprise.

When: Thursday, October 27 at 2:30 PM ET
Where: Raleigh Convention Center

What: Craig Warman, solution engineer at MapR, will present “StreamSets, For the Coding Minimalist in All of Us.” In this session, Craig will explore how StreamSets, an open-source data collection tool, can be used for building continuous data ingest pipelines with little or no coding required. A live demo will examine connectivity between HBase, relational databases, Kafka, Elasticsearch, and the local filesystem.


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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Media Contacts

Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(978) 649-7189

Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(781) 620-0016