MapR Appoints Brad Mandell to Worldwide Vice President of Field Operations
San Jose, CA

MapR Technologies, Inc. announced today that Brad Mandell has joined the company as Worldwide Vice President of Field Operations. Brad will be responsible for the overall strategy and execution related to sales, support, and customer success.

"We're excited to add Brad to our world-class team as our customer base continues to rapidly expand. Brad's background and leadership skills will prove invaluable as we continue to grow to meet the high demand for the MapR distribution and ensure customer success with Hadoop," said John Schroeder, CEO and Co-Founder at MapR Technologies, Inc.
Brad joins MapR with over 20 years of management experience and success in leading sales and service teams in the technology industry. Most recently, Brad was Global Director for Security at Cisco Systems, Inc. where he focused on business transformation, new company acquisitions, and the assimilation of SaaS, cloud and on-premise security solutions. Brad was also Vice President of Enterprise Field Operations at Juniper Networks joining Juniper through the acquisition of Peribit Networks. In addition to Peribit, Brad has held senior management positions at Consentry, Jetstream, 3COM and IBM.
Brad has a BSC in Finance and Management from Santa Clara University, as well as Executive Leadership certifications from Harvard and Wharton.

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.

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