Liaison Technologies Transforms Cloud-based Integration and Data Management on MapR
Atlanta, GA and San Jose, CA

Liaison ALLOY™ platform incorporates MapR technology to tackle complex data challenges

Liaison Technologies, an industry-recognized leader in cloud-based integration and data management offerings, and MapR Technologies, provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced today that Liaison’s ALLOY™ platform is using the MapR Distribution including Hadoop to support big data integration and management. The ALLOY platform was recently unveiled as the first dPaaS (data Platform as a Service) solution available.

“The Liaison ALLOY platform allows for a tailored and uniquely holistic approach to providing complex data management in the cloud,” said Steve Wooledge, vice president, product marketing, MapR Technologies. “We are excited to combine our complementary technologies to create such a robust next-generation platform. ALLOY is poised to change the landscape for solving data challenges today and in the future.”

MapR brings added scale, performance and flexibility for managing big data to the ALLOY platform through its enterprise-class Hadoop Distribution. MapR was chosen for its unique real-time and secure platform for distributed storage, and flexibility for customizing to each use case.

The ALLOY platform incorporates leading-edge technologies such as microservices for supreme agility, polyglot persistence for handling diverse data types, and automated mapping for accelerated implementation. Building ALLOY on big data technologies also allows for virtually limitless scale, providing a future-proof solution.

“MapR has some very unique operational capabilities and a superior distributed data platform with MapR-FS and MapR-DB. Their technology allows us to choose the best approach and tools for each customer and use case,” said Brad Anderson, vice president of big data informatics at Liaison Technologies. “They give the ALLOY platform a significant technical advantage.”

About Liaison Technologies

Liaison Technologies provides integration and data management solutions to help customers unlock the power of a data-centric approach to their business.

Liaison’s cloud-based approach breaks down the barriers between data silos to tap into the valuable information needed to make better decisions, faster. Tailored to solve complex data problems today while building a robust foundation for tomorrow’s unforeseen challenges, Liaison fosters a seamless flow of information securely and at scale.

Founded in 2000, Liaison serves over 7,000 customers in 46 countries, with offices in the United States, The Netherlands, Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom.  For more information, visit and connect with Liaison on Twitter , LinkedIn and Facebook.

About MapR Technologies

About MapR Technologies

MapR enables organizations to create disruptive advantage and long-term value from their data with the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, which delivers distributed processing, real-time analytics, and enterprise-grade requirements across cloud and on-premise environments–while leveraging the significant ongoing development in open source technologies including Spark and Hadoop. Organizations with the most demanding production needs, including sub-second response for fraud prevention, secure and highly available data-driven insights for better healthcare, petabyte analysis for threat detection, and integrated operational and analytic processing for improved customer experiences, run on MapR. A majority of customers achieves payback in fewer than 12 months and realizes greater than 5X ROI. MapR ensures customer success through world-class professional services and with free on-demand training that 50,000 developers, data analysts and administrators have used to close the big data skills gap. Amazon, Cisco, Google, HPE, Microsoft, SAP, and Teradata are part of the worldwide MapR partner ecosystem. Investors include Future Fund, Google Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, Qualcomm Ventures and Redpoint Ventures. Connect with MapR on LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Media Contacts

Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(978) 649-7189

Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(781) 620-0016