MapR Technologies’ Executives to Feature Tutorials on Hadoop, Machine Learning and Drill at Upcoming October Conferences
San Jose, CA
MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, today announced it will present and showcase its distribution for ApacheTM HadoopR at a wide-range of events in October, including:
  • .conf 2013
  • DataWeek 2013
  • Life Science Lean-In – Analytics & Big Data in Healthcare
  • Big Data TechCon 2013
  • SNW Fall 2013
  • Strata + Hadoop World 2013

Highlights include:

Splunk .conf2013

When: October 2, 2013

Where: The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV

What: MapR Chief Technology Officer M.C. Srivas will participate on the Big Data Ecosystem partner panel at 4:30 PM.

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DataWeek 2013

When: October 2, 2013

Where: Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

What: MapR Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning will present a session titled, “What Shape is Your Data? Identifying Design Patterns for Big Data Applications” at 11:00 AM. At 1:00 PM, Vice President of Product Management Tomer Shiran will present on a panel titled, “What is the Hadoop Ecosystem?” At 2:00 PM, Apache Drill Committer Jacques Nadeau will present a session titled, “Large Scale Distributed Queries with Apache Drill.”

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Life Science Lean-In – Analytics & Big Data in Healthcare

When: October 11, 2013

Where: Optum Corporate Conference Center, Eden Prairie, MN

What: MapR Data Scientist Allen Day will present a session titled, “Design Patterns for Big Data Architecture: Best Strategies for Streamlined [Simple, Powerful] Design.” Regional Sales Director Matt Ammentorp will present a session titled, “Build a Better Data Repository with Hadoop and NoSQL.” The company is a silver sponsor and will be exhibiting.

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Big Data TechCon

When: October 15 – 17, 2013

Where: Hyatt Regency, Burlingame, CA

What: On October 16 at 1:45 PM MapR Vice President of Professional Services Dave Jespersen will present a session titled, Using Hadoop to Lower the Cost of Data Warehousing: The Paradigm Shift Underway.” At 3:15 PM, he will conduct a session titled, “Running Mission-Critical Applications on Hadoop.” Apache Drill Committer Jacques Nadeau will present a session titled, “Large Scale Distributed Queries with Apache Drill,” on October 17 at 3:30 PM.

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SNW Fall 2013

When: Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Where:  Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA

What: MapR Chief Marketing Officer Jack Norris will present a session titled, “Understand How to Leverage Hadoop Beyond the Testing Environment,” at 2:40 PM.

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Strata + Hadoop World

When: October 28 – 30, 2013

Where: New York Hilton Midtown, New York

What: MapR Chief Application Architect Ted Dunning will present a session titled, “Machine Learning Applications: Recommendation Engines Using Multiple Behavior Sources,” on October 28 at 9:45 AM. On October 29 at 9:10 AM, Chief Marketing Officer Jack Norris will present a session titled, “Separating Hadoop Myths from Reality.” At 11:50 AM, Chief Technology Officer M.C. Srivas will present a session titled, “Shift into High Gear: Dramatically Improve Hadoop and NoSQL Performance.” MapR is an elite sponsor and is exhibiting in booth # 102.

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Additionally, MapR will present at the 5th Data Science Day in Berlin and Jax London 2013 in London. Visit here for more information.


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.

Media Contacts

Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(978) 649-7189
bwinkowski@maprtech.com

Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(781) 620-0016
kpegnato@maprtech.com

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