Bigstep Now Offers MapR as Part of Its Big Data Platform

MapR is now available as part of Bigstep’s big data platform-as-a-service, supporting a wide range of Hadoop applications.

“Companies building big data ecosystems are looking for tools that are easy to deploy and deliver fast results,” said Flaviu Radulescu, president and CTO, Bigstep. “We are now offering MapR as part of our big data platform so users have the ability to choose which Hadoop distributions and big data apps make the most sense for their businesses.”

The Bigstep platform empowers organizations to effortlessly set up and manage big data architectures within a high-performance, highly secure, and scalable bare metal environment.

It is specifically built for big data workloads and provides improved performance for Hadoop, NoSQL and analytical DBs, search and analytics engines.

Key features of this integration include record-breaking data processing power, an infinitely-scalable file system, high availability, disaster recovery setup and one-click setup in a high-performance bare metal environment, according to Bigstep.

“We are pleased to now offer the MapR Converged Data Platform through Bigstep,” said Xavier Guerin, vice president, EMEA Business Development, MapR Technologies. “We continue to expand our partnerships and provide the most cloud options on the market for organizations interested in deploying a powerful platform for handling a wide range of real-time global data applications. Our customers have realized tremendous business value from the unparalleled performance, reliability, data protection, disaster recovery and multi-tenancy features we bring to the cloud.”

MapR use case capabilities include real-time stream processing, large-Scale distributed datasets, predictive analytics, full search, discovery, and security and risk management.

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