30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryOperational Infrastructure
Aerospike is the name of a data management software company as well as the NoSQL database that it develops and distributes. The Aerospike Database is built on a shared-nothing architecture that is optimized for consistency and speed, processing upwards of 200,000 transactions per second.
Utilized most frequently for marketing applications, the Aerospike Database is also deployed in industries like retail and banking, for online pricing and transaction processing.
Founders: Brian Bulkowski and Srini V. Srinivasan
CEO: Joe Gottlieb
2009: Citrusleaf founded
2012: Citrusleaf changes its name to Aerospike; database name also changes from Citrusleaf 2.0 to Aerospike; Aerospike acquires AlchemyDB.
Aerospike is headquartered in Mountain View, California, USA, with a second office in Bangalore, India.