MapR Technologies to Speak about Hadoop and Big Data Analytics & Showcase its Award-Winning Distribution at Upcoming Conferences
San Jose, CA

MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, today announced it will share its insights about Big Data and Hadoop and profile its award-winning MapR Distribution at three upcoming conferences in March, including Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit; GigaOm Structure:Data; and SVForum: Big Data and Analytics Conference Between Now and 2020.

Highlights include:

Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit
When: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:15 - 10:45 am
Where: Gaylord Texan Hotel & Convention Center, Grapevine, TX
What: "Expect more from Hadoop" presented by Jack Norris, MapR's VP of Marketing. Enterprises deploying Hadoop are facing too many data sources and not enough integration. This presentation will provide an overview on how leading companies have integrated Hadoop, NoSQL (HBase) and enterprise sources on one platform. Data is combined and processed in one simplified architecture freeing up resources to get more out of Hadoop. Case studies and reference architectures will be reviewed to demonstrate how companies have succeeded in generating Big Data insights with less infrastructure costs.
Exhibit: Booth #515

For more information about the Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics conference, visit here.

GigaOm Structure:Data
When: Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 12:45 pm
Where: Pier Sixty at The Chelsea Piers, NYC
What: "The Future of BI and Hadoop" panel discussion with MapR Director of Product Management, Tomer Shiran. The Hadoop explosion is reshaping many things, including at its core the nature of BI. This session looks at the innovations in apps, engines and use cases that will shape the evolution of the industry and its new products.

GigaOm Structure:Data
When: Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 1:30 pm
Where: Pier Sixty at The Chelsea Piers, NYC
What: "Raise the bar with Hadoop" presented by MapR Vice President of Marketing, Jack Norris. Leading companies have improved profitability, increased revenue and increased their competitive position by better leveraging untapped data sources. This presentation details case studies and reference architectures that demonstrate how companies have generated big data insights with less infrastructure costs including the integration of Hadoop and NoSQL (HBase) on one platform.
Exhibit: MapR is featured in the main exhibit hall.

For more information about GigaOm Structure:Data, visit here.

SVForum: Big Data and Analytics Conference Between Now and 2020
When: Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 1:15 ? 2:30 pm
Where: SAP, 3410 Hillview Avenue, Building 1, Palo Alto, CA
What: "Beyond Hadoop"panel discussion with MapR's Cofounder and CTO, M.C.Srivas.
For more information about SVForum: Big Data and Analytics Conference Between Now and 2020, visit here.

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

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MapR Technologies, Inc.
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Kim Pegnato
MapR Technologies, Inc.
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