SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 13, 2012) - MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the industry's most advanced distribution for Apache Hadoop, today announced that Jack Norris, vice president of marketing, will be a speaker at the Pacific Crest Emerging Tech Summit in San Francisco, CA.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
3:30 pm PT

Westin Hotel on Market Street
San Francisco, CA

MapR Presentation at the Pacific Crest's 2012 Emerging Technology Summit

About Pacific Crest's Emerging Technology Summit
Pacific Crest's Emerging Technology Summit held annually in San Francisco is the marquee West Coast event for investors and companies at the leading edge of technology. Global connectivity is fueling an unprecedented expansion cycle in sectors such as global Internet, mobility, SaaS/cloud, big data, next gen infrastructure and alternative energy, and this conference brings together technology's foremost investors and leading public and private companies representing the next class of innovators. The Summit provides participants multiple opportunities to engage in active dialogue and gain key insights to profit from disruptive change.

About MapR Technologies
MapR delivers on the promise of Hadoop, making managing and analyzing Big Data a reality for more business users. The award-winning MapR Distribution brings unprecedented dependability, speed and ease-of-use to Hadoop combined with data protection and business continuity, enabling customers to harness the power of Big Data analytics. The company is headquartered in San Jose, CA. Investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, NEA and Redpoint Ventures. To download the latest MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop, please visit

Contact Information:

Media Contacts:
Beth Winkowski
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(978) 649-7189

Nancy Pieretti
MapR Technologies, Inc.
(603) 268-8007