By Tomer Shiran of MapR
HBase has emerged in recent years as a popular NoSQL database, but users are faced with a variety of operational issues, such as compactions, slow region recovery and overall administration complexity. The MapR M7 Edition makes HBase easy, dependable and fast and provides one platform for unstructured and structured data with unified data management, data protection and disaster recovery. It delivers an innovative architecture that eliminates RegionServers, compactions and manual splits while providing instant region recovery and consistent low latency. This presentation provides a deeper technical overview of M7 and explains how the system is able to provide these capabilities.
Director, Product Management
Tomer Shiran heads the product management team at MapR and is responsible for product strategy, roadmap and requirements. Prior to MapR, Tomer held numerous product management and engineering roles at Microsoft, most recently as the product manager for Microsoft Internet Security & Acceleration Server (now Microsoft Forefront). He is the founder of two websites that have served tens of millions of users, and received coverage in prestigious publications such as The New York Times, USA Today and The Times of London. Tomer is also the author of a 900-page programming book. He holds an MS in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and a BS in Computer Science from Technion - Israel Institute of Technology.