The MapR solution has provided IRI with a cost-effective and flexible platform to support their anticipated growth. They’ve been able to build a fully functional production system in only six months. The new system has been able to speed up processing time while reducing mainframe load. As a result, IRI is able to save more than $1.5 million annually.
IRI has also discovered the perfect platform for its future growth. Hadoop is not only saving IRI money, it also provides a flexible platform that can easily scale to meet future corporate growth.