Welcome!

Eclipse Authors: Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, Liz McMillan, David H Deans, JP Morgenthal

News Feed Item

VoltDB Appoints Acquia and Bit9 CEOs to Board of Directors

BEDFORD, Mass., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VoltDB today announced that Thomas Erickson, chief executive officer of Acquia, and Patrick Morley, president and chief executive officer of Bit9, have joined its Board of Directors. The IT heavyweights will lend their respective expertise in commercial open source software and data-driven IT security technology to help position VoltDB for accelerated growth.

Corporate logo for VoltDB, the world's fastest high-velocity database.

Thomas Erickson, CEO of Acquia, the leading provider of integrated digital experiences for many of the world's biggest brands, brings to VoltDB the benefit of more than 30 years of experience in the enterprise software industry. Erickson offers valuable insight from the helm of the fastest growing private company in North America and a disruptive force within the open source content management market. Acquia helps organizations to deliver great digital experiences with a unique combination of content, community, and commerce capabilities.

"VoltDB stands alone in its ability to drive real-time next-generation Big Data applications," said Erickson. "Its unique capabilities are ideally suited to help organizations immediately derive value from the massive volumes of data generated by interconnected people and devices, machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT)."

Patrick Morley, president and CEO of Bit9, the leader in a new generation of endpoint and server security, brings to VoltDB more than two decades of software industry expertise. Morley offers VoltDB an insider perspective into how real-time visibility and protection are redefining the way organizations identify, respond to, and protect against advanced threats and malware. Under Morley's leadership, Bit9 is experiencing explosive growth as the only solution on the market that continuously monitors and records all activity on endpoints and servers and stops cyber threats that evade traditional security defenses.

"Real-time insights from massive data streams are the key to transforming established industries and fueling emerging applications," said Morley. "VoltDB is a perfect fit for use cases, like endpoint security, that require breakthrough speed, real-time analytics and the ability to make decisions about data the instant it arrives."

"Tom and Patrick bring accomplished leadership, extensive market knowledge and deep operational experience that will be of significant value in helping to shape VoltDB's future," said Bruce Reading, president and CEO of VoltDB. "Their perspectives and guidance will allow us to accelerate growth and more effectively capitalize on the market opportunity that we see for VoltDB. We are delighted that they have joined our team."

About VoltDB
VoltDB provides the world's fastest operational database, delivering high-speed data processing and real-time, in-memory analytics in a single database system. VoltDB is a relational database that gives organizations an unprecedented ability to build ultra-fast applications that can extract insights from massive volumes of dynamic data and enable real-time decision-making. Organizations in markets including mobile, financial services, energy, advertising and gaming use VoltDB to maximize the business value of data at every interaction. VoltDB is privately held with offices in Bedford, Mass. and Santa Clara, Calif. 

The world's fastest applications run on VoltDB.

Media inquiries:
Tracey Frederickson 
Davies Murphy Group, Inc.  
(781) 418-2414  
[email protected]

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121204/MM24267LOGO

SOURCE VoltDB

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
Founded in 2000, Chetu Inc. is a global provider of customized software development solutions and IT staff augmentation services for software technology providers. By providing clients with unparalleled niche technology expertise and industry experience, Chetu has become the premiere long-term, back-end software development partner for start-ups, SMBs, and Fortune 500 companies. Chetu is headquartered in Plantation, Florida, with thirteen offices throughout the U.S. and abroad.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CrowdReviews.com has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 5–7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which products and services are the best based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of Internet users that have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buye...
Business professionals no longer wonder if they'll migrate to the cloud; it's now a matter of when. The cloud environment has proved to be a major force in transitioning to an agile business model that enables quick decisions and fast implementation that solidify customer relationships. And when the cloud is combined with the power of cognitive computing, it drives innovation and transformation that achieves astounding competitive advantage.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that "IoT Now" was named media sponsor of CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO 2018 New York, which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City, NY. IoT Now explores the evolving opportunities and challenges facing CSPs, and it passes on some lessons learned from those who have taken the first steps in next-gen IoT services.
Cloud-enabled transformation has evolved from cost saving measure to business innovation strategy -- one that combines the cloud with cognitive capabilities to drive market disruption. Learn how you can achieve the insight and agility you need to gain a competitive advantage. Industry-acclaimed CTO and cloud expert, Shankar Kalyana presents. Only the most exceptional IBMers are appointed with the rare distinction of IBM Fellow, the highest technical honor in the company. Shankar has also receive...
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that ICOHOLDER named "Media Sponsor" of Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPO. ICOHOLDER gives detailed information and help the community to invest in the trusty projects. Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPO has opened its Call for Papers. The two-day event will present 20 top Blockchain experts. All speaking inquiries which covers the following information can be submitted by email to [email protected] Miami Blockchain Event by FinTechEXPOalso offers sp...
DXWordEXPO New York 2018, colocated with CloudEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo, taking place November 12-13 in New York City, NY, is co-located with 22nd international CloudEXPO | first international DXWorldEXPO and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time t...
Headquartered in Plainsboro, NJ, Synametrics Technologies has provided IT professionals and computer systems developers since 1997. Based on the success of their initial product offerings (WinSQL and DeltaCopy), the company continues to create and hone innovative products that help its customers get more from their computer applications, databases and infrastructure. To date, over one million users around the world have chosen Synametrics solutions to help power their accelerated business or per...
When talking IoT we often focus on the devices, the sensors, the hardware itself. The new smart appliances, the new smart or self-driving cars (which are amalgamations of many ‘things'). When we are looking at the world of IoT, we should take a step back, look at the big picture. What value are these devices providing. IoT is not about the devices, its about the data consumed and generated. The devices are tools, mechanisms, conduits. This paper discusses the considerations when dealing with the...