Harnessing Big Data in the Cloud.
IDC Estimates that by 2020, business transactions on the internet- business-to-business and business-to-consumer – will reach 450 billion per day. To collect, process and harness data at these levels of volume, variety and velocity, enterprises need suitable scalable technologies and leveraging the cloud to do so seems inevitable.
MapR is the open, enterprise grade distribution for Hadoop that allows enterprises to harness Big Data in an easy, dependable and fast manner. MapR’s distribution is offered in the Cloud through partners such as Amazon Web Services and Google Compute Engine.
This session will provide insights into how MapR’s customers are using Hadoop in the cloud – showcasing their triumphs and tribulations. It will also shed light on what enterprise features have been most critical for these users.
- by Jack Norris , Vice President of Marketing of MapR Technologies
Jack has over 20 years of enterprise software marketing experience. He has demonstrated success from defining new markets for small companies to increasing sales of new products for large public companies. Jack’s broad experience includes launching and establishing analytic, virtualization, and storage companies and leading marketing and business development for an early-stage cloud storage software provider. Jack has also held senior executive roles with EMC, Rainfinity, Brio Technology, SQRIBE, and Bain and Company. Jack earned an MBA from UCLA Anderson and a BA in economics with honors and distinction from Stanford University.