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MapR to Present on Cloud, AI, Kubernetes and Deep Learning at Upcoming Industry Conferences

October 11, 2018

Santa Clara, Calif. – October 11, 2018 – MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry's leading data platform for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Analytics, today announced its executives will present on data topics including cloud, AI, Kubernetes and deep learning at industry events in October.

MapR conference session highlights include:

Storage Visions Conference
When: Tuesday, October 23 at 3:30 PM
Where: Hyatt Regency, Santa Clara
What: Jack Norris, SVP of data and applications at MapR, will participate in a panel discussion on “Managing the Threat Above – Can Clouds and AI Deal with Burgeoning Data Growth?” This session will explore the storage requirements and trends for remote storage technologies and management as well as on-line content for cloud-based applications. Attendees will learn about new business opportunities and how they’ll impact the growth and use of storage in this growing market.

GPU Technology Conference (GTC)
When: Tuesday, October 23 at 2:30 PM
Where: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, D.C.
What: Jim Scott, vice president, enterprise architecture, at MapR, will present, “Training and Inferencing DL Models with NVIDIA GPU and MapR Kubernetes Volume Plugin.” During his talk, Jim will present examples and common practices for using Kubernetes to leverage NVIDIA GPU computing power when building DL models.

Convergence Chicago
When: Thursday, October 25 at 8:00 AM
Where: W Chicago - City Center
What: A full-day seminar, focusing on busting through big data myths. Executives, practitioners, and technical experts will present how to solve real-world problems by harnessing disruptions in data, artificial intelligence, cloud, containers, and edge technologies.


About MapR Technologies

MapR Technologies, provider of the industry's next generation data platform for AI and Analytics, enables enterprises to inject analytics into their business processes to increase revenue, reduce costs, and mitigate risks. MapR addresses the data complexities of high-scale and mission critical distributed processing from the cloud to the edge, IoT analytics, and container persistence. Global 2000 enterprises trust the MapR Data Platform to help them solve their most complex AI and analytics challenges. Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, SAP and other leading businesses are all part of the MapR ecosystem. For more information, visit

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Media Contacts

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

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