Top Executive: CEO Billy Bosworth
Santa Clara, Calif.-based DataStax developed a massively scalable data platform based on Apache Cassandra, the open-source distributed database for storing and managing huge amounts of data across multiple data centers and the cloud. The DataStax system also includes Apache Hadoop for analytics and Apache Solr for search. The company was founded in 2010.
In February DataStax launched its partner network program to recruit big data solution providers, consultants, technology service providers, professional services companies, training firms and application developers to work with the company.