With any new product, people are curious about the naming! MapR-XD ?
As for any new product, people are curious about what the name means!
According to this video Introducing MapR-XD: Cloud-scale Data Store by Bill Peterson ,
X for every data, every infrastructure and D for Data.
In this article COTS Software provides innovation to DOD, DHS and Intelligence Community | LinkedIn, Douglas M. Natal adds eXtreme scale and eXtreme speed to the meaning: 'The MapR-XD name: Part of the MapR Converged Data Platform, we named it MapR-XD - “XD” for eXtreme scale, every (X) data type, eXtreme speed, and every (X) infrastructure.'
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