Cisco Partners with MapR to Provide Innovative Big Data Solutions

We are excited to announce that MapR has entered into a partnership agreement with Cisco to resell the MapR Distribution including Apache Hadoop. Together, Cisco and MapR are well positioned to help you unlock the power in your big data by offering a solution that features cost-effective management, increased agility, massive scalability, lower TCO, industry-leading performance, and end-to-end security. In support of this announcement, MapR is proud to be a part of Cisco’s exclusive Big Data Strategy webcast, “Unlock Your Competitive Edge with Cisco Big Data and Analytics Solutions” that will air on October 21st at 9:00 am PST.

MapR and Cisco together bring lead-edge innovation to the market, and we’re working closely together to solve your big data problems. The benefits of the new Cisco/MapR partnership are many:

  • Massive scalability
  • Lower TCO
  • End-to-end security
  • Rapid big data platform deployment
  • Support for mission-critical workloads
  • Enterprise-ready workload automation
  • Powerful platform for high performance and high capacity
  • Production-ready with full data protection and disaster recovery

Marketing Activities

MapR has worked closely with Cisco over the past year on many events and joint marketing activities. Here are some upcoming events:

10/23: Cisco/WWT/MapR Big Data Hadoop Briefing (St. Louis/Maryland Heights, MO)

10/23: Cisco Networkers - Virginia

10/28 – 10/30: Cisco Chicago/Wisconsin Executive Forum (Chicago)

10/28 – 10/30: Cisco Data Center Partner Connection (Thailand)

10/30: Cisco Technology Summit (Anchorage)

11/6: Cisco Regional Event (Minneapolis)

11/7: Cisco/WWT/MapR Big Data Hadoop Briefing (New York, NY)

11/7: Cisco Regional Event (Denver)

11/13: Cisco/WWT/MapR Big Data Hadoop Briefing (Richardson/Dallas, TX)

11/13: Cisco Regional Event (St. Louis)

11/18: Cisco KC Tech Days (Kansas City)

11/20: Mid-Atlantic Cisco Partner Event (Herndon)

11/20 – 11/21: Cisco Connect (Berlin)

12/9:  Cisco Regional Event (Pittsburgh)

Want to learn more? Check out these resources:

Video: Gartner: Best Practices for Building an Enterprise Data Hub

Video: Reena Tiware, Cisco IT Manager, Talks about MapR

White Paper: Optimized Data Engineering: A Crucial Challenge for the Internet of Everything Era

Webinar: Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices

Blog: Building the Foundation for Production Success on Hadoop

Blog: Maximizing Big Data Performance and Scalability with MapR and Cisco UCS

Blog: Unlock the Value of Big Data with Cisco Unified Computing System

Solution Brief: Cisco UCS Common Platform Architecture for Big Data with MapR

It’s been an amazing year with Cisco, and we are excited to continue working together to solve the crucial challenges of big data.


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