Team with MapR project is a 2017 Gold Stevie Winner!

Blog Post created by slimbaltagi on Jan 27, 2018
Tüpras is a Turkish oil refinery which is the largest industrial company in Turkey and the 7th oil refinery in Europe. The Big Data & Analytics Team from Tüpras was the 2017 Gold Stevie Winner in the category: 'IT Team of the Year'. 

"In bullet-list form, briefly summarize up to ten (10) accomplishments of the nominated team since the beginning of 2016 (up to 150 words).

  • Establishing a new “Big Data platform based on Hadoop, MapR”
  • Integrating daily 300 billion raw process data depended on 200K sensors of 4 refineries into Big Data
  • Historical export of 10 years data integrated into Big Data
  • Reducing the data frequencies of 30s and 60s with the new platform to 1s frequency
  • Developing “Tüpras Historian Database-THD” for access and analysis of all refinery data with a single web-based application
  • “Management Information System-MIS” platform developed for visual analysis of approximately 50K metric/KPI calculated from process data. The platform supports self service reporting and Decision Making Support tools for “proactive monitoring & analysis”.
  • Developing “Engineering Platform” to run fast What-IF scenarios
  • Developing “Alarm Management” system to centralize and analyze DCS (distributed control system) alarms
  • Implementing of “Predictive Maintenance” scenarios based on Machine Learning
  • Developing IOS based mobile applications of MIS and THD"
In the attached powerpoint presentation about the project, you might be interested in particular slide 4 of the platform architecture and also slides about why they selected MapR
Also a couple interesting videos about the company and the project ( in Turkish), 
  • Tupra Big Data and Analytics video: ( 1'58 duration)
  • Tupras Intro Video