10 Virtualization Startups Getting Attention Right Now


7. Delphix

CEO: Jedidiah Yueh

Delphix, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based database virtualization startup, is run by a host of executives with impressive resumes. Its CEO, Jedidiah Yueh, founded data deduplication vendor Avamar and sold it to EMC in 2006 for $165 million. Adam Leventhal, CTO, and Eric Schrock, vice president of engineering, both spent time in Sun's Fishworks group, which created the ZFS Storage Appliance.

Delphix landed $25 million in Series C funding last June led by Jafco Ventures, with participation from Summit Partners and Battery Ventures. It has raised $45.5 million to date.