SkySQL

  • SkySQL Raises $20M To Support Open-Source Relational Database MariaDB

    SkySQL Raises $20M To Support Open-Source Relational Database MariaDB

    SkySQL has raised $20 million to deepen its support for MariaDB, the fast growing open-source relational database and the emerging database of choice for Wikipedia. The round was led by Intel Capital with participation from California Technology Ventures, Finnish Industry Investment, Open Ocean Capital and Spintop Private Partners. Until late this year, MariaDB had primarily been an… Read More

  • Here’s Johnny! SkySQL Raises Another $2.5M To Give Oracle Nightmares

    Here’s Johnny! SkySQL Raises Another $2.5M To Give Oracle Nightmares

    SkySQL plans to be something of a thorn in Oracle’s side. As you’ll recall MySQL, which as a free database platform annoyed Oracle, was sold to Sun and then Oracle bought Sun. That was supposed to keep a lid on things. Now with MySQL under its wing, Oracle plans to move those MySQL users over to Oracle databases in due course. But it can’t push things too hard due to EU… Read More