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April 20, 2017

Roger Siboni Named to MapR Board of Directors

San Jose, Calif. - April 20, 2017 – MapR Technologies, Inc., MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the Converged Data Platform enabling organizations to create intelligent applications that fully integrate analytics with operational processes in real time, today announced that Roger Siboni has joined the company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Siboni’s...

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April 13, 2017

C&J Energy Services Deploys New Oil and Gas Big Data Platform Using MapR on Microsoft Azure

Leading energy systems integrator Sullexis implements big data and cloud technologies to help C&J transform its business operations San Jose, Calif., April 13, 2017 – MapR Technologies, Inc., MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the Converged Data Platform that converges the essential data management and application processing technologies on...

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March 14, 2017

MapR Extends Convergence to the IoT Edge

Announces MapR Edge to drive processing and analytics close to the source MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced at Strata + Hadoop World, MapR Edge, a small footprint edition of the MapR Converged Data Platform. Addressing the need to capture, process, and analyze data generated by Internet...

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March 06, 2017

Outscale and MapR Empower the Cloud with a Cutting-Edge Big Data Platform

MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, and Outscale, the enterprise-class cloud provider, today announced at Big Data Paris (Booth #425 and #200) that they will work together to provide a cutting-edge Big Data Platform as a Service (PaaS) utilizing the MapR Converged Data Platform. Available in Europe, North...

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March 02, 2017

MapR Executives to Speak on the Cloud, Machine Learning, and Digital Transformation at Strata+Hadoop World 2017

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced several of the company’s experts in big data will present at Strata+Hadoop World 2017 held at San Jose Convention Center, March 13-17. The event brings together data scientists, innovators, and executives to discuss the most challenging problems, intriguing...

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February 28, 2017

MapR Names Software and Cloud Veteran Tom Fisher as Chief Technology Officer

MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the only converged data platform, today announced the appointment of Tom Fisher as Chief Technology Officer. Tom brings over 20 years of advanced technology experience in engineering, operations, and IT. In his role as CTO, Tom will spearhead initiatives around advancing MapR’s aggressive innovation agenda globally...

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February 23, 2017

MapR Joins Susan G. Komen® in the Mission to end Breast Cancer

MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, is advising Susan G. Komen as the breast cancer organization convenes its second national conference with subject matter experts working to leverage Big Data for breast cancer care. MapR, which provides solutions for organizations to solve big data challenges, is playing...

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February 07, 2017

MapR Announces the Converged Data Platform for Docker

Supports containerization of existing applications and new applications by providing containers persistent data access from anywhere MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced the immediate availability of the industry’s first persistent storage for containers that offers complete state access...

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February 02, 2017

MapR Wins InfoWorld's 2017 Technology of the Year Award

MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that MapR-FS, one of the core data handling technologies in the MapR Converged Data Platform, has been named an InfoWorld 2017 Technology of the Year Award winner. According to Infoworld, “ … after so many production deployments, it is becoming pretty...

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January 31, 2017

MapR Enhances Data Integration for Agile Analytics

Connector to Teradata enables fast, efficient data transfer, certifies with Informatica MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced availability of a new MapR Connector for Teradata, a leading analytics solutions company . This provides high speed, parallel connections from Teradata to the MapR...

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January 18, 2017

MapR Awarded Additional Patent for Converged Data Platform

Company furthers innovation in optimal architecture for big data MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that it has been granted a patent (US9,501,483) from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The awarded patent demonstrates the company’s technology advancements in architecting...

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January 10, 2017

MapR Recognized for Product Vision and Execution

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced it recently received two industry awards, the DBTA’s Trending Setting Leaders Award 2017 and Top Five in ESG’s Delta-V Award. MapR was recognized for its ability to execute on its product vision thereby helping organizations derive greater benefit from...

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December 20, 2016

MapR Executive Chairman and Founder John Schroeder Identifies 6 Big Data Predictions for 2017

The market has evolved from technologists looking to learn and understand new big data technologies to customers who want to learn about new projects, new companies and most importantly, how organizations are actually benefitting from the technology. According to John Schroeder, executive chairman and founder of MapR Technologies, Inc., the acceleration...

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December 05, 2016

MapR Announces Speaker Lineup for Big Data Everywhere Bay Area and Los Angeles

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced the featured speakers at Big Data Everywhere (BDE) Bay Area and Los Angeles, taking place this month. Big data experts, including presenters from American Express, Qualcomm and SAP, will share their knowledge and discuss best practices related to successes...

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November 30, 2016

MapR Expands Big Data Innovations with New MapR Ecosystem Pack

Data access, performance enhancements, and expanded support for next generation streaming architectures MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, today announced the next major release of the MapR Ecosystem Pack program, a broad set of open source ecosystem projects that enable big data applications running on...

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