30 May, 2014
Big Data Landscape CategoryOperational Infrastructure
VoltDB is a company that develops an in-memory relational database of the same name, wIth a shared-nothing architecture and high velocity data ingestion, meaning it is capable of achieving high read/write speeds that result in the seamless operation of applications requiring a database. VoltDB’s database is used in a wide variety of industries, from online finance to national defense. It is offered in a community edition as well as an enterprise edition.
Founder: Dr. Michael Stonebraker
CEO: Bruce Reading
2009: VoltDB founded
2010: VoltDB receives initial capital investment—a Series A venture round totalling $5 million from Kepha Partners and Sigma Partners; VoltDB Community Edition 1.0 released
2011: VoltDB 2.0 released
2013: VoltDB 3.0 released
2014: VoltDB 4.0 released
VoltDB is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, USA, with an additional office in Santa Clara, California, USA.