SAP has chosen MapR Technologies’ File System to support its cloud infrastructure storage capabilities.
According to MapR, the system’s high scalability, performance and reliability will enable SAP to deliver innovation faster to its global software customers in the cloud by providing resilience, lifecycle management and high availability of data and storage services for SAP HANA, SAP IQ and other data intensive workloads.
“As a market leader and innovator, SAP continues to pursue an aggressive cloud agenda as the needs of its customers have evolved,” said Matt Mills, CEO, MapR Technologies. “MapR’s Converged Data Platform is designed to meet the speed, scale, and reliability requirements to address the limitations of legacy environments. We are extremely proud to help SAP bring more business value to customers as they look to harness the power of data in the cloud now and in the future.”
MapR’s flagship Converged Data Platform combines analytics in real time to operational applications, leveraging commodity hardware economics while delivering cloud-grade uptime, reliability, and a path to a modern data services architecture, according to the vendor. The platform support distributed processing and scalability and processing across both cloud and on-premise environments.