/// MapR Lands $30 Million Series C Led by Mayfield Fund
Everything is coming up Hadoop. Another company in the business of selling a version of the open-source big-data platform has landed another round of funding. MapR, a company that prides itself on having built an industrial grade version of Hadoop tuned for high availability and data protection in mind, has closed a $30 million Series C round of venture capital funding led by the Mayfield Fund. Prior investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, NEA and Redpoint Ventures also participated. The round brings MapR’s total funding raised to $59 million. AllThingsD reported on MapR’s $20 million B round in 2011.