MapR Chief Application Architect to Speak at Digital Oilfields Summit
San Jose, CA

MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced that Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning will present at the upcoming Digital Oilfields USA Summit held in Houston, TX. Additionally in December, MapR will speak on various Hadoop and big data topics at several regional meet ups.

Hadoop is a significant aid in streamlining the oil and gas production industry, from testing and verifying potential drilling sites and oil extraction to ensuring equipment safety and minimizing environmental damage.  The IQPC Digital Oilfields USA Summit addresses the complexity of retrieving, managing and analyzing the right data from oilfield operations. As a sponsor, MapR will also showcase its Hadoop distribution offerings at the event. For more information, click here.

Details on Dunning’s presentation:

When: Tuesday, December 9 at 2:30 PM CT

Where: Wyndham Houston West Energy Corridor, Houston, TX

What: Dunning will present a session titled: “How Savings Bits Can Save Billions.” He will discuss the process of using big data technology to better process and analyze large volumes of data.

MapR will also present at Big Data Boot Camp in Tampa, FL on December 6, Seattle Scalability Meetup in Seattle, WA on December 3, and the Houston Hadoop Meetup in Houston, TX on December 10. 

About MapR Technologies

Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., MapR provides the industry’s only Converged Data Platform that enables customers to harness the power of big data by combining analytics in real-time to operational applications to improve business outcomes. With MapR, enterprises have an unparalleled data management platform for undertaking digital transformation initiatives to achieve competitive edge. World-class companies have realized more than five times their return on investment using MapR. Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, SAP and other leading businesses are part of the global MapR partner ecosystem. For more information, visit

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