MapR is working closely with Cisco on a number of fronts including the Cisco Tidal Enterprise Scheduler (TES). Jack Norris, MapR's chief marketing officer, posted today the guest blog "Big Returns on Big Data through Operational Intelligence" on the Cisco blog. Jack talks about how Big Data use cases are changing the competitive dynamics for organizations with a range of operational use cases and how enterprise-grade Hadoop applications combined with powerful cost-effective hardware create powerful solutions.
Karen has worn many hats since starting at MapR in 2012. Currently she is senior marketing communications manager responsible for customer communications at MapR. This includes running the customer reference program as well as managing the Converge Community which launched in the spring of 2016.