30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryStructured Databases
MemSQL is an in-memory database by MemSQL, Inc. that speeds read/write tasks by eliminating disks from the the process of data handling. Using code generation, MemSQL can automatically translate SQL into C++ programming language.
Founders: Eric Frankiel, Adam Prout, Nikita Shamgunov
CEO: Eric Frankiel
2011: MemSQL, Inc. founded; MemSQL receives $5 million in seed funding from Sam Altman, Marco Bergmann, Paul Buchheit, First Round Capital, Ron Garret, Karl Jacob, Ashton Kutcher, Janis Krums, Mark LaRosa, Tom McInerney, New Enterprise Associates, Guy Oscars, Start Fund, SV Angel and Y Combinator
MemSQL, Inc. is headquartered in New York City, New York, USA.