Name: Mapr

Delivering results on the promise of Hadoop, MapR was founded to make managing and analyzing Big Data a reality for all business users. MapR is an open, enterprise-grade distribution for Apache Hadoop.

This award-winning MapR Distribution delivers unprecedented speed, ease of use, and dependability to Hadoop. It enables customers to harness the power of Big Data analytics by providing unparalleled data protection and business continuity.

It’s based in San Jose, California with investors that include Redpoint Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and NEA. MapR is used in industries including Healthcare, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Natural Resources, Transportation, Utilities, Government, Media and more.