MapR Technologies is a distributed data platform for AI and analytics provider that enables enterprises to apply data modeling to their business processes with the goal of increasing revenue, reducing costs and mitigating risks. Complexities of high-scale and mission critical data can be processed across a combination of channels and deployments with MapR.

The flagship product of the company is the MapR Data Platform, a software-based data management platform (DMP) that can be deployed across commodity hardware, on premises, in the cloud, containers, IoT and at the edge. The main functions of the MapR Data Platform include storage, management, processing, and analysis of data for AI and analytics applications. It also provides increased reliability and ensured security over mission critical information.

MapR is built for organizations with demanding production needs. Use cases include immediate response for fraud prevention, secure and highly available insights for better healthcare, petabyte analysis for threat detection and integrated operational and analytics processing for improved customer experiences. MapR also offers a global consulting, platform and software partner ecosystem of which Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft and SAP are featured supporters.

The MapR Ecosystem Pack (MEP) supports open source tools including Hadoop, Spark and Drill as well as open industry standards such as POSIX and NFS. A broad set of Hadoop ecosystem projects and standard APIs are fully tested for interoperability and released through the MEP process. These features allow MapR to provide customers a wide range of solutions meeting personal, specific requirements.

CEO and Chairman of the Board, John Schroeder, founded MapR in 2009. The company's HQ is located in Santa Clara, California with satellite locations in the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Japan, Korea, Australia, Singapore and India.

This was last updated in April 2014

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