Jack Norris

Jack Norris, VP of Marketing at MapR Technologies, has over 20 years of marketing experience with demonstrated success in defining new markets for small companies and increasing sales of new products for large public companies.  Norris' broad experience includes launching Aster Data and driving Rainfinity (EMC) to a market leadership position.  Norris has also held senior executive roles with Brio Technology, SQRIBE, and Bain Consulting.  He earned an MBA from UCLA Anderson and a BA in economics with honors and distinction from Stanford University.  

Articles by Jack Norris

Big Data. It's a term used to characterize those applications that have such enormous data sets, they have exceeded the capabilities and capacities of traditional database management systems. These huge data sets-measured in terabytes, petabytes, exabytes, and zettabytes-must instead span large clusters of servers and storage arrays. Search engine companies were the first to face this situation, and the result is an open source solution called Hadoop.

Posted April 11, 2012