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Syncsort Achieves Day One Certification for MapR Streams on MapR’s Converged Data Platform for Hadoop and Spark

Joint Customers Can Integrate Enterprise-Wide Data from MapR Streams for Real-Time Streaming Use Cases

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – March 08, 2016

Syncsort, a global leader in Big Data and mainframe software, today announced its industry leading data integration software, DMX-h, is certified with MapR Streams for the MapR Converged Data Platform, announced by MapR today. DMX-h integration with MapR allows joint customers to move enterprise-wide Big Data into Hadoop and leverage MapR Streams integration with Hadoop and Spark for real-time streaming to accelerate analysis across diverse data sources and locations.

Syncsort DMX-h achieved Day One Certification for MapR Streams, based on a detailed evaluation and performance benchmark testing, ensuring that customer data pipelines have enterprise capabilities to monitor and manage new data sources.

In the MapR announcement today, Tendü Yoğurtçu, General Manager of Syncsort’s Big Data business said, “The demand for a reliable, globally scalable streaming system for real-time analytics is increasing in industries such as healthcare, financial services, retail and telecommunications.  Syncsort’s integration with MapR Streams will make it easy to bring diverse data sets into Apache Spark, so that users experience an easy-to-use solution to subscribe, transform, enrich and distribute enterprise-wide data.  With these advancements, we are working with MapR to deliver a powerful streaming ETL and Internet of Things data integration solution.”

“Our joint Hadoop customers, who have been deriving significant value from the MapR-Syncsort solution, are looking to take advantage of high-throughput streaming to handle real-time demands for growing volumes of complex data from diverse sources such as IoT,” said Sheryl Sage, director Alliances at MapR Technologies. “The fact that Syncsort is one of the first data integration software providers to be certified on MapR Streams demonstrates their leadership and commitment to support these advanced use cases.” 

The MapR Converged Data Platform extends the power of Hadoop and Spark with global event streaming, real-time database capabilities, and enterprise storage. MapR Streams, a reliable, global pub-sub (publish and subscribe) system that connects data producers and data consumers across shared topics of information. The complete converged data platform integrates file, database, and stream processing services to accelerate analysis across data sources, types and geo-dispersed locations.

Product certification is a benefit of the MapR Technology Alliance Partner program and makes it easy for customers to identify partner products certified to work with MapR.  Customers can use these products and solutions to lower project risks and realize cost savings over custom built solutions.  With hundreds of members worldwide, the MapR Technology Alliance Partner program includes best-of-breed partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solution for each unique customer need.

Syncsort is a MapR certified technology partner with joint customers achieving success with Hadoop like comScore and Experian.  Click to get more information about the Syncsort and MapR partnership.
Day One certification for MapR Streams builds on Syncsort’s strategy and continued focus on leveraging its unique expertise and solutions, spanning Big Iron to Big Data, to partner with industry leaders to integrate diverse, enterprise-wide data sources for customers in simple and cost-effective ways to facilitate valuable business insights.

About Syncsort
Syncsort provides enterprise software that allows organizations to collect, integrate, sort and distribute more data in less time, with fewer resources and lower costs. Thousands of customers in more than 85 countries, including 87 of the Fortune 100 companies, use our fast and secure software to optimize and offload data processing workloads. Syncsort software provides specialized solutions spanning “Big Iron to Big Data,” including next gen analytical platforms such as Hadoop, cloud, and Splunk. For over 48 years customers have turned to Syncsort’s software and expertise to dramatically improve performance of their data processing environments, while reducing hardware and labor costs. Experience Syncsort at
About MapR Technologies
MapR provides the industry's only big data platform that combines the processing power of the top-ranked Hadoop with web-scale enterprise storage and real-time database capabilities, enabling customers to harness the enormous power of their data. Organizations with the most demanding production needs, including sub-second response for fraud prevention, secure and highly available data-driven insights for better healthcare, petabyte analysis for threat detection, and integrated operational and analytic processing for improved customer experiences, run on MapR. A majority of customers achieve payback in fewer than 12 months and realize greater than 5X ROI. MapR ensures customer success through world-class professional services and with free on-demand training that 40,000 developers, data analysts and administrators have used to close the big data skills gap. Amazon, Cisco, Google, HP, SAP, and Teradata are part of the worldwide MapR partner ecosystem. Investors include Google Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA, Qualcomm Ventures and Redpoint Ventures. Connect with MapR on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook
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Sarah Borup     
SHIFT Communications
Tel: 617-779-1803
Michael Kornspan
Syncsort Incorporated
Director, Corporate Communications
Tel: 201-930-8216