theCUBE covered the 5th annual Cassandra Summit creating videos interviews with DataStax executives as well as various companies using Cassandra including The Weather Channel, Google, Microsoft, and Hailo.
Financial services firms ING Group and Credit Suisse Group AG are using Cassandra to handle ever-growing quantities of data.
Instaclustr, the leading managed Cassandra hosting provider, announced a seed round of $2 million in which DataStax was an investor.
DataStax, one of several young companies that are trying to take business away from Oracle, has raised $106 million as the need for larger, more flexible databases continues to grow.
DataStax, like a couple other of its NoSQL peers, has come a long way since it launched a few years ago.
DataStax, seeking to challenge Oracle, raised $106 million in a new financing round that values the company at more than $830 million.
DataStax, which helps companies deal with the vast troves of data scattered around the Internet, raised $106 million, further enabling it take on incumbents such as Oracle and Microsoft.
DataStax secured a heavy-duty $106 million funding round that puts it in a position to go public in the next two years.