Big Data-as-a-Service Provider, Cloudwick, Announces MapR Managed Services Offering

Cloudwick, a Big Data-as-a-Service provider to the Global 1000, has announced its MapR Managed Services offering. These managed services support all MapR editions deployed on premises or in the cloud at Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud), Microsoft Azure and Google Compute.

cloudwick-big-data-hadoopCloudwick now offers joint customers with turnkey solutions to build, manage, operate and monitor enterprise-grade Hadoop clusters from MapR. The combination of MapR – provider of this distribution for Apache Hadoop that integrates web-scale enterprise storage and real-time database capabilities – with the new MapR Managed Services from Cloudwick would help enterprise IT professionals, data scientists, and line of business leaders enjoy lower and more predictable costs and reduced risk.

“We are pleased to make this announcement with Cloudwick and look forward to extending our ongoing success with Global 1000 companies,” said Steve Fitz, senior vice president, worldwide field operations, MapR Technologies. “The capabilities and expertise of Cloudwick will help our joint customers quickly bring Hadoop into production, overcome their challenges and accelerate their time to value.”

mapr-technologiesCloudwick delivers its big data solution, Cloudwick One to “data-driven” enterprises including 3M, Bank of America, Comcast, Home Depot, Intuit, JP Morgan, NetApp, Target, Visa, and Walmart, to gain competitive advantage from open source, big data, cloud and advanced analytics.

“Cloudwick has become the big data go-to provider for accelerating time to data-driven success and our MapR customers reap the rewards of our extensive experience,” said Mani Chhabra, Cloudwick CEO. “We are excited to formally announce these Managed Services and look forward to providing big data transformation for many more MapR customers.”