SOURCE: Cloudera


March 01, 2011 08:00 ET

Cloudera Adds to Executive Team, Appoints Vice President of Finance

Mary Rorabaugh Brings Dynamic Experience at Managing High-Growth Companies

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2011) - Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based data management software and services, today named Mary Rorabaugh Vice President of Finance.

"Cloudera is leading the charge to deliver an enterprise-grade platform based on Apache Hadoop to the market. Demand has grown significantly over the last year, and that's why it is imperative for us to have a seasoned executive like Mary to help manage Cloudera's growth," said Mike Olson, CEO of Cloudera. "Mary has an excellent track record of driving companies to succeed. With twenty-seven years of experience at both public and private companies, she knows how to build successful, profitable businesses."

Prior to Cloudera, Mary held various senior finance roles at software companies including Portal Software, Inc., Touchpoint, Inc., and PolyServe, Inc. Most recently, at Centillium Communications, Mary managed all accounting functions for the parent company and six subsidiaries and continued with the company following its acquisition by TranSwitch.

"Cloudera has become the clear market leader in Hadoop-based data management software and services, and I am impressed by the company's success at bringing Hadoop into the enterprise," said Mary Rorabaugh. "I look forward to helping Cloudera continue on its amazing growth path."

About Cloudera
Cloudera ( is the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software and services and works with customers in financial services, web, telecommunications, government and others industries. The company's products, Cloudera Enterprise and Cloudera's Distribution for Apache Hadoop, help organizations profit from all of their information. Cloudera's Distribution for Apache Hadoop is the most comprehensive Apache Hadoop-based platform in the industry. Cloudera Enterprise is the most cost-effective way to perform large-scale data storage and analysis and includes the tools, platform and support necessary to use Hadoop in a production environment. Cloudera provides professional services, technical support and training to help any business use the software created by Google, Facebook and Yahoo! Founded by pioneers in large-scale data and home of the original Apache Hadoop creator, Cloudera is a private company backed by venture investors Accel Partners, Greylock Partners and Meritech Capital Partners with headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif.

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