Splice Machine and MapR Technologies Partner to Power Transactional Real-Time SQL-on-Hadoop Database

December 17, 2013

Partnership combines SQL-on-Hadoop database with MapR’s enterprise platform for Hadoop, enabling more companies to build applications that harness real-time SQL-on-Hadoop.

San Francisco, CA – December 17, 2013 – Splice Machine, provider of the only real-time transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database designed for Big Data applications, today announced a partnership with MapR Technologies, the leader in Hadoop technology for Big Data deployments. The partnership brings Splice Machine to the MapR enterprise Hadoop platform, enabling companies to use the MapR Distribution for Hadoop to build their real-time SQL-on-Hadoop applications.

“Splice Machine is excited to leverage the performance and security enhancements that the MapR Distribution for Hadoop provides,” said Monte Zweben, CEO and co-founder of Splice Machine. “We look forward to a great partnership with the MapR team as we work to together to expand the Hadoop market beyond batch analysis to power real-time Big Data enterprise applications.”

Splice Machine recently announced a limited Beta release and will announce general availability this winter. Partnering with MapR provides a strong foundation for customers, thanks to MapR’s enterprise-grade functionality, proven results with massive datasets and built-in security. Splice Machine enables MapR Distribution users to tap into real-time updates with transactional integrity, an important feature for companies looking to become real-time, data-driven businesses.

“This partnership is another step in the progression of Hadoop, from a highly scalable data store, to a real-time, high-performance platform for operational and analytical applications,” said Bill Bonin, VP of business development of MapR Technologies. “Now, companies have the ability to combine our enterprise-grade Hadoop distribution with Splice Machine to build real-time, transactional applications that are also dependable, scalable and secure.”

For more information on Splice Machine, visit https://splicemachine.com/.

For more information on MapR Technologies, visit http://www.mapr.com/.

About Splice Machine

Splice Machine is the only transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database for real-time Big Data applications. Splice Machine provides all the benefits of NoSQL databases, such as auto-sharding, scalability, fault tolerance and high availability, while retaining SQL – the industry standard. It optimizes complex queries to power real-time OLTP and OLAP apps at scale without rewriting existing SQL-based apps and BI tool integrations.

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 Big Data platform. MapR is used by more than 500 customers across financial services, retail, media, healthcare, manufacturing, telecommunications and government organizations as well as by leading Fortune 100 and Web 2.0 companies. Amazon, Cisco and Google are part of MapR’s broad partner ecosystem. Investors include Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, and Redpoint Ventures. MapR is based in San Jose, CA. Connect with MapR on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.