MapR Brings Big Data Expertise to the Stage at Hadoop Summit
San Jose, Calif.

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that several of its executives will speak on various big data topics at the upcoming Hadoop Summit conference. Industry experts, including Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning, Vice President of Product Management Tomer Shiran, Vice President of Apache Drill Jacques Nadeau and Director of Technical Marketing Nick Amato, will present sessions highlighting ways to leverage Apache Hadoop, Apache Drill and use real-time analytics to impact business “as it happens.” As a Platinum sponsor, MapR will showcase its latest product offerings in booth # P10 at Hadoop Summit held in San Jose, CA on June 9 – 11.

Details on MapR sessions at Hadoop Summit:

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

San Jose Convention Center

  • 11:15 AM ‒ “Drilling into Data with Apache Drill,” will feature an overview of Apache Drill including its unique features and architecture and explain how to get started with Drill. Room 230A.
  • 12:05 PM ‒ “Computing with Chaos,” will discuss ways to use randomness and unpredictability to solve problems, build better test suites to fix bugs and make software more reliable. Room 210A.
  • 5:25 PM - “Real Time and Big Data: It’s About Time,” will highlight the ways leading companies are leveraging Hadoop and NoSQL to merge analytics and production data to make adjustments while business is happening. Room 230A.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

San Jose Convention Center

  • 12:05 PM ‒ “Using Familiar BI Tools and Hadoop to Analyze Enterprise Networks,” will examine practical ways to leverage network data sources in Hadoop using familiar technologies like SQL and BI tools. Room 212.
  • 3:25 PM  ‒ “HBase and Drill: How Loosely Typed SQL is Ideal for NoSQL,” will discuss how to combine HBase and Drill to access time series data and to support high-performance secondary indexing. Room 230A.
  • 5:25 PM  ‒ “How the Internet of Things is Turning the Internet Upside Down,” will discuss the ways to use existing Hadoop ecosystem tools such as Apache Spark, Apache Drill and others to deal with inversion impact. Real world examples will be included. Room 230A.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

San Jose Convention Center

  • 1:30 PM  ‒ “Realistic Synthetic Generation Allows Secure Development,” will feature a discussion of open source bugs in private data. It will discuss fraud detection algorithms and discuss log synth and physic-based approaches to use in this situation. Room 210A.


A conference promotional discount of 20% is available when using the registration code 15Disc20SponX. For more information on Hadoop Summit and MapR presentations and activities, visit here.

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