MapR Announces Upcoming Convergence Conference Series to Bust Big Data Myths

July 26, 2018

Agenda Focus on Hot Data Topics: Containers, Cloud, AI, ML, Analytics and Security

Santa Clara, Calif. – July 24, 2018 -- MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s leading data platform for AI and Analytics, today announced the line-up for its North American Convergence Conference. The full-day event focuses on how to solve real-world problems by harnessing disruptions in data, artificial intelligence, cloud, containers and edge technologies.

Each of the Convergence sessions will feature a variety of executive speakers presenting on topics including artificial intelligence, data analytics, edge analytics, analytics in cloud, hybrid and multi cloud, containers, microservices, data and cyber security, intelligent applications, global event systems and IoT transformation.

“Very thought-provoking sessions by big data practitioners. Learning new ways to build data intensive applications was the most beneficial part of the event,” remarked a Convergence London attendee.

Convergence will kick-off in San Diego on Wednesday, August 15 at 9:10 am with keynote speaker Dawn Barry, co-founder and president, Luna DNA. Additional speakers include Anil Gadre, EVP and chief product officer at MapR; Chandra Mouli, vice president, engineering IT at Qualcomm, Inc.; Albert Wang, director, Qualcomm Ventures; and Scott Saufferer, principal data architect, ID Analytics at Symantec Company.

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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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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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