The 10 Coolest Big Data Startups Of 2013 (So Far)


MapR

MapR Technologies is one of a growing number of big data startups offering its own distribution of the open-source Apache Hadoop. The San Jose, Calif.-based startup, which brought its total capital funding to $59 million this year and is led by CEO John Schroeder, extends Hadoop with a range of features, including system recovery and advanced data management, so that's ready to be used in enterprise environments.

In June, MapR announced its Hadoop distribution is certified to run on VMware vSphere.

 



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