MapR accessed a technics permitting accord with EMC Corporation on 25 May 2011, helping an EMC-specific dispersion of Apache Hadoop.
MapR was picked by Amazon to supply an improved variant of Amazon’s Elastic Map Reduce (EMR) facility MapR has as well been picked by Google as a technics collaborator. MapR was capable to split the minute type pace record onto Google’s calculate program.
"MapR delivers 3 adaptations of their article familiar like M3, M5 and M7. M3 is a gratis variant of the M5 article with debased obtainability attributes. M7 is like M5, however joins a aim assembled revision of HBase that executes the HBase API immediately in the file-system level.
MapR is confidentially held with first financing of $9 million as of Lightspeed Venture Partners and New Enterprise Associates eversince 2009. Key MapR top-managers come as of Google, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Informatica, EMC Corporation and Veoh. MapR had an extra circular of financing guided by Redpoint in August, 2011. A C circular was guided by Mayfield Fund that as well contained Greenspring Associates as an Investor.Read more