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August 05, 2015

MapR Continues Expansion of Free Hadoop On-Demand Training with Availability of Complete Apache HBase Certification Curriculum

Program leads to certified HBase design and development skills for deploying low latency operational applications on Hadoop in production MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced availability of a complete Apache HBase design and development curriculum on its free Hadoop On-Demand Training...

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July 14, 2015

MapR Reports Record Bookings in Q2 2015

MapR achieves over 100% growth in bookings and billings from cross-industry diversification with multiple $1M+ bookings MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it has achieved more than 100% growth in bookings and billings during Q2 2015 compared to the same quarter in the prior year. MapR...

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July 07, 2015

Altitude Digital Selects MapR as its Big Data Platform for Real-Time Video Advertising Solutions

Nearly seven billion transactions per day are stored, processed and leveraged to make smarter decisions using MapR MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Altitude Digital, one of the fastest growing video advertising marketplaces, chose MapR as the big data platform to run its business...

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June 25, 2015

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

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...

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June 23, 2015

MapR Collaborates with Google Cloud Platform to Offer $500 Credit on Resources for MapR Free Hadoop On-Demand Training

On-demand training program continues to gain momentum as registrations top 25,000 and course portfolio expands MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it has teamed with Google Cloud Platform to provide $500 of credit to spend on Google Cloud Platform services for each registrant with its...

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June 16, 2015

Razorsight Launches New Cloud-Based Predictive Analytics Solution on MapR with Apache Spark

Hadoop-based architecture enhances customer experience, reduces churn and identifies valuable insights for service providers MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today at Spark Summit that Razorsight, a provider of cloud-based predictive analytics solutions, is using the MapR Distribution including...

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June 15, 2015

MapR Launches Spark-Based Quick Start Solutions for Hadoop

Solutions accelerate development of real-time security log analytics, time series analytics and genome sequencing applications MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Spark Summit the immediate availability of three new Apache Spark-based Quick Start Solutions for the MapR Distribution...

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June 10, 2015

MapR to Offer Cloud-based Hadoop with Microsoft Azure

Collaboration provides enterprise-grade Hadoop on-demand in the public cloud MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Hadoop Summit that it is working closely with Microsoft to offer the MapR Distribution including Apache Hadoop on Azure. Customers will be able to use high-performance...

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June 09, 2015

Technology Partners Embrace the MapR 5.0 Platform Providing Data-Driven Security to the Enterprise

The MapR approach goes beyond Hadoop to deliver data-centric security, protection, governance and insights MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Hadoop Summit that leading technology vendors have embraced version 5.0 of the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to extend the value of their...

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June 09, 2015

MapR Introduces New Auto-Provisioning Templates to Speed the Deployment of Hadoop Clusters

Expands choice, flexibility and convenience for quickly building Hadoop “appliances” MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Hadoop Summit a new software module to accelerate the provisioning and deployment of big data solutions. The comprehensive MapR Auto-Provisioning Templates apply...

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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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