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MapR Announces Upcoming Convergence Conference Series to Bust Big Data Myths

Submitted by on July 27, 2018 – 12:59 amNo Comment

Agenda Focus on Hot Data Topics: Containers, Cloud, AI, ML, Analytics and Security

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s leading data platform for AI and Analytics, today announced the line-up for its North American Convergence Conference. The full-day event focus on how to solve real-world problems by harnessing disruptions in data, artificial intelligence, cloud, containers and edge technologies.


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Each of the Convergence sessions will feature a variety of executive speakers presenting on topics including artificial intelligence, data analytics, edge analytics, analytics in cloud, hybrid and multi cloud, containers, microservices, data and cyber security, intelligent applications, global event systems and IoT transformation

“Very thought provoking sessions by big data practitioners. Learning new ways to build data intensive applications was the most beneficial part of the event,” remarked a Convergence London attendee.

Convergence will kick-off in San Diego on Wednesday, August 15 at 9:10 am with keynote speaker Dawn Barry, co-founder and president, Luna DNA. Additional speakers include Anil Gadre, EVP and chief product officer at MapR; Chandra Mouli, vice president, engineering IT at Qualcomm, Inc.; Albert Wang, director, Qualcomm Ventures; and Scott Saufferer, principal data architect, ID Analytics at Symantec Company.

Convergence Conference Series Details:

  • Convergence San Diego – August 15:
  • Convergence Atlanta – August 23:
  • Convergence New York – September 20 :
  • Convergence Bay Area – October 18:
  • Convergence Chicago – October 25:
  • Convergence Dallas – November 8:

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About MapR Technologies

MapR Technologies, provider of the industry’s leading data platform for AI and Analytics, enables enterprises to inject analytics into their business processes to increase revenue, reduce costs, and mitigate risks. MapR addresses the data complexities of high-scale and mission critical distributed processing from the cloud to the edge, IoT analytics, and container persistence. Global 2000 enterprises trust the MapR Data Platform to help them solve their most complex AI and analytics challenges. Amazon, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, SAP and other leading businesses are all part of the MapR ecosystem. For more information, visit


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