MapR Technologies and Cisco to Host Webinar on Productionizing Hadoop Featuring Independent Research Firm
San Jose, CA
MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, and Cisco, are hosting a one-hour webinar titled: “Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices,” featuring guest speaker Mike Gualtieri, principal analyst, Forrester Research, Inc., on Thursday, June 20, 2013. During the webinar Mr. Gualtieri, along with experts from MapR and Cisco, will present the architectural qualities necessary to successfully productionize Hadoop.

The webinar will feature best practices that illustrate the seven architectural qualities Forrester Research has identified as necessary for evaluating Big Data production platforms.

Forrester Research, Inc. Principal Analyst, Mike Gualtieri
Cisco Product Marketing Manager, Andrew Blaisdell
Cisco IT Engineer, Sudharshan Seerapu
MapR Chief Marketing Officer, Jack Norris

“Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices” webinar
Big Data has changed how organizations take advantage of market opportunities. The ability to quickly monitor real-time data feeds, analyze data and automatically respond is truly powerful.
  • The experts will discuss the following:
  • The 7 architectural qualities for productionizing Hadoop successfully
  • Architectural best practices for Big Data applications
  • The benefits of planning for scale
  • How Cisco IT is using best practices for their Big Data applications

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. ET/10:00 a.m. PT


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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