MapR Technologies and Cisco to Host Webinar on Productionizing Hadoop Featuring Independent Research Firm

June 17, 2013

MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, and Cisco, are hosting a one-hour webinar titled: “Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices,” featuring guest speaker Mike Gualtieri, principal analyst, Forrester Research, Inc., on Thursday, June 20, 2013. During the webinar Mr. Gualtieri, along with experts from MapR and Cisco, will present the architectural qualities necessary to successfully productionize Hadoop.

The webinar will feature best practices that illustrate the seven architectural qualities Forrester Research has identified as necessary for evaluating Big Data production platforms.
Who:Forrester Research, Inc. Principal Analyst, Mike GualtieriCisco Product Marketing Manager, Andrew BlaisdellCisco IT Engineer, Sudharshan SeerapuMapR Chief Marketing Officer, Jack Norris
What:“Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices” webinarBig Data has changed how organizations take advantage of market opportunities. The ability to quickly monitor real-time data feeds, analyze data and automatically respond is truly powerful.

  • The experts will discuss the following:
  • The 7 architectural qualities for productionizing Hadoop successfully
  • Architectural best practices for Big Data applications
  • The benefits of planning for scale
  • How Cisco IT is using best practices for their Big Data applications

When:Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. ET/10:00 a.m. PTRegister here:


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