MapR Technologies Establishes Japan Office
San Jose, CA
Expands global presence in big data market with two partnerships

MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, today announced the establishment of MapR Technologies, Inc. in Japan headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo. It has also entered into partnership agreements with systems integrators NS Solutions Corporation and Nautilus Technologies, Inc. to resell MapR’s Distribution for Hadoop and NoSQL in the region. More than fifteen leading businesses in Japan have already purchased the MapR Distribution, including Recruit Technologies, Inc.

“MapR’s Hadoop technology is well ahead of industry standards, and is an indispensable technology to cope with Big Data processing,” said Takenori Otsubo, company executive of NS Solutions, Inc. “Though there are abundant technology solutions in the market, we can offer this solution as a reliable, speedy and comprehensive management suite which will be in high demand in Japan.”

According to Takashi Kanbayashi, CEO of Nautilus Technologies, Inc., “We enthusiastically welcome MapR’s entrance into Japan. The establishment of a Japan office combined with its superior performance, reliability and ease of use will enable the highest-levels of customer support in the Japanese market.”

“MapR is pleased to work with NS Solutions and Nautilus Technologies, organizations with excellent reputations that share our commitment to delivering only the highest quality solutions to enterprise customers,” said Steve Fitz, senior vice president, worldwide field operations, MapR Technologies. “We believe our platform for Hadoop and NoSQL has enormous potential for adoption in this vibrant and growing market as evidenced by Recruit Technologies’ successes to date.”

The opening of the Japan office comes on the heels of other office openings around the globe earlier this year including London, England; Munich, Germany; Paris, France; and Stockholm, Sweden.

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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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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