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May 05, 2015

MapR Recipient of Global Award for Solution Innovation Partner of the Year at Cisco Partner Summit 2015

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today that it has received a Cisco® Partner Summit Global award, recognized as Solution Innovation Partner of the Year. Cisco revealed the winners at a Global Awards reception during its annual partner conference, which took place last week in Montreal, Canada...

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April 29, 2015

MapR to Discuss Next Gen Hadoop, Apache Drill, Apache Spark at Big Data Everywhere Conferences in May

Industry experts to also highlight Hadoop and related technologies at conferences and meetups throughout next month MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced participation at two Big Data Everywhere one-day conferences in May that will be held in Washington, D.C. on May 12 and in Denver, CO...

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April 21, 2015

MapR Enters 2015 with Over 100% Bookings Growth from Real-Time, Big and Fast Data Deployments

Nearly 20% of MapR customers surveyed operate over 50 applications on a single Hadoop cluster MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced over 100% bookings increase in the six month period ending March 31, 2015, compared to the preceding six months. The MapR growth is spurred by its unique...

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April 20, 2015

MapR Integrates its Hadoop Distribution with Teradata QueryGrid

Comprehensive integration optimizes enterprise data architectures MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the integration of its utility-grade Hadoop distribution architected for real-time, data-centric enterprises with Teradata QueryGrid, providing best-in-class big data analytics across...

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April 06, 2015

MapR Shares Insight on Apache Myriad, Apache Drill and other Hadoop Topics at Industry Events in April

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced its upcoming presentations at conferences and meetups in the U.S. in April 2015. Detailing how to leverage Hadoop technologies so businesses can maximize its use of big data to improve data analytics, presenters from MapR will lead sessions at key industry...

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March 26, 2015

Mtell and MapR Deploy Big Data Platform for Oil and Gas to Manage Real-time and Historical Sensor Data

Collaborative Hadoop-based solution handles over 100 million data points per second to enable predictive maintenance on oil rigs Mtelligence Corporation (dba Mtell), and MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced a new Big Data platform called Mtell Reservoir that combines the MapR Distribution...

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March 18, 2015

MapR Free Hadoop On-Demand Training Exceeds 10,000 Registrants in First Month

New Apache HBase and Apache Drill courses being added to expand free training offerings MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced its newly available free Hadoop On-Demand Training program has enrolled more than 10,000 registrants worldwide in its first 30 days, signaling strong interest in...

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March 05, 2015

MapR Debuts as a Challenger in Gartner 2015 Data Warehouse and Data Management Solutions for Analytics Magic Quadrant

Pure-play Hadoop vendor positioned furthest for completeness of vision in Challengers Quadrant MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that it has debuted in the Gartner 2015 Data Warehouse and Data Management Solutions for Analytics Magic Quadrant as a Challenger. Additionally, MapR, a...

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March 04, 2015

MapR Sets Standard for High-Performance Hadoop with Industry-First TPC Benchmark Results with Cisco UCS

Powerful big data technology solution combining the MapR Distribution with Cisco UCS now available through Cisco reseller agreement MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that it has established the standard for high-performance Hadoop with the release of the industry’s first benchmark results...

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February 18, 2015

MapR Launches Quick Start Solutions to Speed Customer Success with Hadoop

Solutions jump-start deployments of enterprise data hub, security, and marketing applications MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Strata + Hadoop World the immediate availability of three Quick Start Solutions for the MapR Distribution including Apache Hadoop. These solutions address...

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February 18, 2015

Latest Release of the MapR Distribution Including Hadoop Enables the Real-Time, Data-Centric Enterprise

Advanced platform supports globally-distributed, big and fast data applications to impact business “as it happens” MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced at Strata + Hadoop World the latest release of the MapR Distribution including Hadoop, which has new features that accelerate the data...

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February 12, 2015

MapR to Present Technical Insights and Innovations for Big and Fast Data at Strata + Hadoop World

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that its big data experts will present on stage throughout the week of Strata + Hadoop World, including a featured keynote from Anil Gadre, senior vice president of product management. MapR is an Elite sponsor and will showcase its latest product offerings...

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February 11, 2015

New Open Source Myriad Project Unifies Apache YARN and Apache Mesos Resource Management

MapR and Mesosphere collaborate on new framework to eliminate enterprise data silos and enable datacenter operational efficiency Mesosphere, creators of the Mesosphere Datacenter Operating System (DCOS) for managing datacenter and cloud resources at scale, and MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today...

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February 05, 2015

MapR Earns Highest Score in Gigaom Research Hadoop/Data Warehouse Interoperability Report

MapR SQL-on-Hadoop superiority with support for major advancements in schema flexibility cited MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that its SQL-on-Hadoop solution earned the highest score for Hadoop/data warehouse interoperability in Gigaom Research’s latest Sector Roadmap. MapR was...

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January 14, 2015

MapR CEO Offers His Predictions for Big Data Drivers in 2015

John Schroeder sees data agility, processing data platforms, self-service, market consolidation and the rise of the enterprise architect as major developments Hadoop continues to show significant evidence of how companies are achieving measurable ROI from storing, processing, analyzing and sharing Big Data. MapR Technologies’ CEO and Cofounder, John...

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