30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryAnalytics and Visualization
HQPalo Alto, CA
Pivotal is a computer software company with enterprise-class, multi-cloud platform as a service (PaaS) products for the management of applications, data and analytics. Pivotal’s product offerings include: Pivotal One, Pivotal CF (cloud foundry), Pivotal HD (Hadoop ready), Pivotal Data Dispatch, Pivotal Greenplum Database, Pivotal Data Computing Appliance, Pivotal GemFire, Pivotal SQLFire, Redis, Pivotal VRP, Pivotal Command Center, Pivotal tc Server, Pivotal Web Server, Pivotal RabbitMQ, Spring, vFabric Suite, Pivotal Chorus, MADlib an Pivotal GPText.
Most of the products Pivotal distributes are legacy technologies from companies EMC Corporation and VMWare.
Founder: Paul Maritz
CEO: Paul Maritz
1979: EMC Corporation founded by Richard Egan and Roger Marino
1998: VMware founded by Edouard Bugnion, Scott Devine, Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum and Edward Wang
2013: EMC Corporation and VMware merge to form Pivotal; Pivotal receives initial funding from General Electric totaling $105 Million; Pivotal acquires Xtreme Labs; Pivotal Data Dispatch released; Pivotal One released
Pivotal headquarters is in Palo Alto, California, USA. Pivotal has over a dozen offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.