MapR CEO makes big-data predictions by Sharon Hill in Marketplace 14 Jan 2015 John Schroeder, CEO of MapR – prominent big-data vendor for classified, marketplace and about 700 other firms – has made predictions on the importance and evolution of big data, for 2015. Here’s the announcement: CEO Offers His Predictions for Big Data Drivers in 2015 John Schroeder s This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share big dataBig DataMapR Sharon Hill Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.