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DataStax Scores First in Two of Four Use Cases in Gartner’s 2016 Critical Capabilities for Operational Database Management Systems Report.

| October 18, 2016

DataStax is pleased to announce our recognition in Gartner’s 2016 Critical Capabilities for Operational Database Management Systems report. In a pool of 21 vendors in the space, we believe scoring first in two out of four use cases in Gartner’s report is further validation that DataStax Enterprise is the platform of choice for data-driven applications that need a distributed, responsive and intelligent platform.  Download report here.

DataStax takes another big swing at Oracle with their new graph database release

| June 22, 2016

DataStax has announced the release of the newest version of its enterprise edition database, DataStax Enterprise 5.0.  DSE 5.0 will be available on June 28 and will include DataStax Enterprise Graph, a real-time graph database for cloud applications.  “DataStax chief customer officer and co-founder Matt Pfiel was confident about DataStax’s offering, though, telling El Reg that “DataStax Enterprise Graph is to Neo4j as Cassandra is to MySQL”.” Read the full article here.

DataStax, Postmates and Enigma among the 11 Hottest Companies

| June 9, 2016

According to a recent poll, by Sunil Rajaraman, 25 angel investors and venture capitalists name DataStax, Postmates, and Enigma in the top 11 hottest companies right now.  Read the full list here.  

DataStax Raises $106 Million in New Pre-IPO Round, Chips Away at Oracle

| September 5, 2014

Database management company DataStax Inc.,  one of several young companies that are trying to take business away from Oracle Corp., has raised $106 million as the need for larger, more flexible databases continues to… Read More »

IPO-bound DataStax adds general counsel, board member

| January 15, 2014

Open source database provider DataStax took another step along the IPO road with the addition of a general counsel and new board member this week. The San Mateo company led… Read More »

DataStax primps Cassandra for developers Eyeing Oracle

| July 23, 2013

Since its inception in 2010, DataStax has managed to convert an impressive lineup of enterprise customers — including Adobe, eBay, Netflix, and Sony — to its DataStax Enterprise database. Read More >>

Key Takeaways From DataStax’s Cassandra Big Data Conference

| June 11, 2013

Fast-developing DataStax has about 300 customers–growing from a mere 11 in 2011–and is aiming in the market at industry veterans Oracle, SAP and Microsoft. Read More >>

Friday Night Bytes: Leadership Lessons from Coaching Football

| May 13, 2013

Technology and football. These have been the twin faces of Billy Bosworth’s life, CEO of DataStax, a data platform that competes with the likes of Oracle and counts Netflix among its major clients. Read More >>

Big movies, big data: Netflix embraces NoSQL in the cloud

| May 2, 2013

With billions of reads and writes daily, Netflix relies on NoSQL database Cassandra to replace a legacy Oracle deployment. Read More >>

Oracle Is Bleeding At The Hands Of Database Rivals

| March 24, 2013

You can see this clearly with the earnings the company posted last week and the growth that startups like Datastax are witnessing as more customers seek alternative databases for online applications. Read More >>

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