Cisco Live! 2014
San Francisco, CA
Sunday, May 18, 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014

MapR is proud to exhibit as a partner at Cisco's premier event in for customers and partners. MapR will showcase the Cisco® MapR Reference Configuration which delivers an integrated, end-to-end software and hardware infrastructure that accelerates big data initiatives.


Big Data Architecture, Sizing and Scaling: From Basics to Warehouse Scale (Panel)

Tomer Shiran View Bio

May 21, 2014 4:00pm-5:30pm

Big data is changing the way we manage and analyze the wide variety and volume of information flooding the data center today. Customers from all industry verticals and of all sizes are assessing their ability to implement next generation big data solutions such as Hadoop and NOSQL databases to derive business value from their data. This panel session will assemble experts from leading big data software and hardware vendors as well as customers who have deployed big data solutions to share their insights and experiences in this dynamic data-centric landscape.



Tomer Shiran

Tomer Shiran heads the product management team at MapR and is responsible for product strategy, roadmap and requirements. Prior to MapR, Tomer held numerous product management and engineering roles at Microsoft, most recently as the product manager for Microsoft Internet Security & Acceleration Server (now Microsoft Forefront). He is the founder of two websites that have served tens of millions of users, and received coverage in prestigious publications such as The New York Times, USA Today and The Times of London. Tomer is also the author of a 900-page programming book. He holds an MS in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a BS in Computer Science from Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.