MapR

MapR pins hopes on single investor as rescue deadline passes

MapR Technologies Inc. missed a self-imposed July 3 deadline to secure new funding or find a buyer, but said it’s continuing discussions with a potential funding source that could keep the big-data company in business. “MapR is making meaningful progress toward a strategic transaction,” David H. Greenberg, vice president or legal at MapR, said in a prepared statement. …

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First MapR, now Cloudera. Why is the Hadoop market in trouble?

Projected layoffs, disappointing earnings and stock price dips have befallen companies that offer Hadoop-based analytics solutions geared at big data in the past two weeks. Toward the end of May, Hadoop-based big data company MapR filed a WARN notice with California labor authorities. Citing “extremely poor” results on its quarterly earnings report, last-minute client pullbacks …

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Big-data bombshell: MapR may shut down as investor pulls out after ‘extremely poor results’

MapR Technologies Inc., one of the troika of unicorn startups that emerged from the early days of the big-data movement, may cut up to 122 jobs and shut down its Santa Clara, California headquarters if it can’t secure additional funding. The company, which raised a total of $280 million in financing since it was founded …

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NIIT Technologies to Acquire WHISHWORKS, a MuleSoft® and Big Data Specialist

Signs definitive agreement to make a strategic investment Transaction to strengthen Digital capabilities, complement existing Transformation competencies, and create a powerful offerings combination in the Digital Integration space NEW DELHI, April 6, 2019/PRNewswire/ —  NIIT Technologies Limited, a leading global IT solutions organization, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with WHISHWORKS IT Consulting, an …

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MapR to Present on AI, Machine Learning, Kubernetes and Kubeflow at Upcoming Industry Conferences

Executives Speaking at Gartner Data & Analytics Summit, NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference and Strata Data Conference March 07, 2019 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MapR® Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry’s next generation data platform for AI and Analytics, today announced its executives will present on various data topics, including AI, machine …

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