MapR Recognized with Geographical Region Award as ISV Partner of the Year at Cisco Partner Summit 2016

 MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s only Converged Data Platform, announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco® Partner Summit Geographical Region award for ISV Partner of the Year, Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ). Cisco revealed the winners during its annual partner conference that took place earlier this month in San Diego, California.

Awarded to exemplary channel partners, the Cisco Partner Summit Geographical Region awards are designed to recognize best-in-class business practices and serve as a model to the industry within their respective regions. Areas of consideration include innovative practices, architecture-led approach successes, strategic business outcome-focused programs, seizing new opportunities and sales approaches.

“Cisco is proud to work together with leading partners globally to lead innovation and digital transformation everywhere and create new solutions and business models for our customers,” said Ruma Balasubramanian, vice president, Asia Pacific and Japan Partner Organization at Cisco. “It is an honor to recognize MapR Technologies with a Cisco Partner Summit Geographical Region award as ISV Partner of the Year, further underscoring its stellar accomplishments in the Asia Pacific and Japan region.”

“MapR is committed to its strategic relationship with Cisco and enabling joint customers to deploy innovative, global big data applications,” said Martin Darling, vice president, Asia Pacific and Japan, MapR Technologies. “We are extremely proud of our achievements and successes with Cisco and honored to receive this prestigious award.”

Cisco Partner Summit Geographical Regional awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across the geographical region. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional executives. 


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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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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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