SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 8, 2013) -  MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, today announced that Chief Marketing Officer Jack Norris will speak about Big Data management and Hadoop at MIT Sloan CIO Symposium and Big Data Boot Camp; and Tomer Shiran, vice president of product management, will speak at CloudCon Expo & Conference. Sessions feature leading business leaders, CIOs and technology innovators, who will discuss Big Data trends and opportunities and discuss predictive analytics.

Highlights include:

CloudCon Expo & Conference
Tuesday, May 14 at 2:00 pm PT
Where: South San Francisco Conference Center, San Francisco, CA
What: MapR's Vice President of Product Management Tomer Shiran will participate on a panel titled: "Big Data Predictive Analytics."
Visit here for more information on CloudCon Expo & Conference.

Big Data Boot Camp
Tuesday, May 21 at 1:00 pm ET
Where: Hilton New York, New York City
What: MapR's CMO Jack Norris will participate on a panel titled: "Big Data Management and Data Warehouse Modernization."
Visit here for more information on the Big Data Boot Camp.

MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 1:45 pm ET
Where: MIT Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge, MA
What: MapR's CMO Jack Norris will participate on a panel titled: "Beyond Big Data: Big Insights, Big Visions, Big Opportunities."
Visit here for more information on MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.

About MapR Technologies
MapR delivers on the promise of Hadoop with a proven, enterprise-grade platform that supports a broad set of mission-critical and real-time production uses. MapR brings unprecedented dependability, ease-of-use, and world-record speed to Hadoop, NoSQL, database and streaming applications in one unified Big Data platform. MapR is used across financial services, retail, media, healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunications and government organizations as well as by leading Fortune 100 and Web 2.0 companies. Amazon, Cisco, EMC and Google are part of MapR's broad partner ecosystem. Investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA and Redpoint Ventures. Connect with MapR on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Contact Information:

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

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