The Coolest Database System Companies Of The 2021 Big Data 100
Part 4 of CRN’s Big Data 100 includes a look at the vendors solution providers should know in the big data database system space.
Top Executive: CEO Chet Kapoor
DataStax markets DataStax Enterprise, a distributed NoSQL database built on the Apache Cassandra open-source database that’s designed to handle huge volumes of data.
The company also offers Luna, a series of support services for Cassandra, and an event streaming cloud service based on the Apache Pulsar technology.
In May 2020 the company debuted DataStax Astra, a multi-cloud Database-as-a-Service edition of its database with a focus on simplifying the development of cloud-native Cassandra applications. Astra runs on AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud platforms.