Latest Michael Stonebraker Stories

2014-04-17 08:32:44

Database Industry Luminary and VoltDB Co-founder to Explain "Why Traditional RDBMS Wisdom is All Wrong" at April 22 Inaugural Web Event BEDFORD, Mass., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VoltDB today announced a new series of complimentary educational webcasts titled, "Stonebraker Says." MIT Professor Michael Stonebraker, a.k.a. the father of the modern relational database and VoltDB co-founder, will share insights and lessons learned from his 40-year career of industry innovation....

2014-01-15 08:26:36

Cross Channel Marketing Attribution and Media Planning Solution Integrates World's Fastest Operational Database to Handle Results from Petabytes of Data BEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VoltDB, the world's fastest operational database, today announced Visual IQ, the leading cross channel marketing attribution software provider, is now using VoltDB's database engine as part of its real-time analysis and decisioning infrastructure. As a result, end users will have the...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.