MapR Technologies optimises big data infrastructure

MapR Technologies today announced new managed services for its MapR converged data platform.

The pioneer in delivering one platform for all data, across every cloud, manages the daily operations of its customer’s big data infrastructure.

MapR managed services is designed to enable customers to focus on accelerating greater value from the MapR Platform by turning over day-to-day operations to MapR.

‘Building a wide range of applications’

Customers are able focus on building a wide range of applications from analytics to machine learning and artificial intelligence.

The service includes MapR taking on operational responsibilities including patching, monitoring, optimising performance, SLA management, regular customer reviews and security updates, designed to help companies support workflows based on DataOps.

Thomas Weber, vice president for PaaS and big data at T-Systems, said: “The MapR converged data platform brings a modern data system to enterprises looking to harness the value of all their data.

‘Customised platform and application support’

“We look forward to collaborating with MapR on this new managed service to help take the complexity out of global big data infrastructure operations.

“With the MapR managed services our joint customers will have the agility and uptime to focus resources on the areas that make the most impact on their business.”

Dhiraj Gadia, director for ClearCARE at Emtec, added: “As an Elite SI MapR partner, Emtec is excited to be an integral part of the new managed services offering.

“Our comprehensive suite of services runs the gamut from setting up the infrastructure needed to get MapR up and running, to customised platform and application support, development and training that enables clients to leverage the power of big data.”

Written from press release by Leah Alger