Data Science Technologies Announces Partnership with MapR Technologies
05/17/2015

DST will be able to offer enterprises in the Middle East cutting-edge technologies to address key big data challenges for business critical applications.

Online PR News – 17-May-2015 – Dubai, UAE – Data Science Technologies (DST), a subsidiary of StorIT Distribution and a pioneer in the Big Data Analytics solutions and services space, today announced their new partnership with MapR Technologies, provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®. With this partnership, DST will be able to offer enterprises in the Middle East cutting-edge technologies to address key big data challenges for business critical applications.

“Enterprises in the business of data have the most to gain from the MapR Distribution including Apache Hadoop®. MapR provides full data protection, no single points of failure, improved performance, and ease of use advantages to data-driven enterprises. This partnership enables DST to add its Big Data skills strength to the reliability, scalability and performance of the MapR enterprise-grade platform, delivering one the most comprehensive offerings for Hadoop® applications.” said Mr. Shashi Kanth, Sales Manager, Data Science Technologies.

MapR is purpose-built to optimize data architectures, making them more agile, scalable, and real time. With an in-Hadoop NoSQL database, MapR helps organizations impact business “as-it-happens” through automated processes that shorten data-to-action cycles. MapR is a proven, enterprise-grade platform that supports a broad set of mission-critical and real-time production uses. Enabling organizations to successfully leverage the power of Hadoop, MapR provides a secure multi-tenant environment with high availability, disaster recovery, consistent snapshots, and the best in-Hadoop database, MapR-DB, to reliably run both operational and analytical processing in one platform.

As part of the agreement, DST will market and offer the MapR Enterprise Edition, the MapR Enterprise Database Edition and the MapR Sandbox for Hadoop® in the UAE, KSA, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and Oman to help enterprise customers quickly and effortlessly capture critical big data insights.

“Data Science Technologies offers deep knowledge in enterprise-class big data deployments and we look forward to working with them as we extend our presence in the Middle East,” said Xavier Guerin, vice president of business development for EMEA, MapR Technologies. “The company is a great addition to the MapR Advantage Partner program.”

With this partnership, DST will be able to offer their customers the ability to leverage massive amounts of data to impact business “as it happens” shifting the IT cost curve and allowing companies to strategically reimagine their business models.

About Data Science Technologies (DST):
Data Science Technologies, a subsidiary of StorIT Distribution, is a business which is changing the landscape of Big Data Practice. DST consists of a set of Data Scientists, Developers, Consultants, Business Practitioners and Visionaries who constitute the Big Data Practice. The Company offers Big Data expertise, the visibility of technology and analytical skill set brokered to you and you consumers in a model which allows them to transform their practice of information business through a new approach.

With expertise in SAS, Hadoop, MapR, MapReduce, Greenplum, Elastic Search, Python, MongoDB, Redis Solr etc., DST can offer unparalleled consulting and integration services in the Big Data Analytics.
For further information, please visit http://www.datascience.ae

About MapR Technologies
MapR delivers on the promise of Hadoop with a proven, enterprise-grade platform that supports a broad set of mission-critical and real-time production uses. MapR brings unprecedented dependability, ease-of-use and world-record speed to Hadoop, NoSQL, database and streaming applications in one unified distribution for Hadoop. MapR is used by more than 700 customers across financial services, government, healthcare, internet, manufacturing, media, retail and telecommunications as well as by leading Global 2000 and Web 2.0 companies. Amazon, Cisco, Google, Teradata and HP are part of the broad MapR partner ecosystem. Investors include Google Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, Qualcomm Ventures and Redpoint Ventures. MapR is based in San Jose, CA. Connect with MapR on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

For further information, please contact:
Nirmala D’souza
OAK Consulting FZ LLC
+971507343840
nimi@oakconsulting.biz