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Alex Vieux said, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "A second generation of entrepreneurs with CEO backgrounds is emerging and their execution skills and global ambitions lead to restless growth and amazing journeys."
SequoiaDB is a transactional document-oriented NewSQL database. It provides a schema-less, high availability and scalable product and its performance excels most of the competitors.
SequoiaDB has developed quickly with strong support from the Open Source community and made some great achievements:
1. SequoiaDB has released 5 versions, bringing commitment to developing new features and functions.
2. SequoiaDB has built a comprehensive technical partnership with a lot of well known Big Data enterprises. Among the big names are: Databricks, Cloudera, Hortonworks, IBM Big Insights and Pentaho - SequoiaDB is now an important link to the big data ecosystem.
3. SequoiaDB was fully open-sourced in December 2014 and within a short period of time, SequoiaDB has already become one of the most popular open-source projects in China with lots of programmer support.
4.SequoiaDB is already installed at various Chinese national banks, Fortune Global 500 companies and well-known Internet companies around the world.
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"Winning the award is a huge honor for the diligence and innovation of SequoiaDB team," says Tao Wang, Co-founder and CTO of SequoiaDB, "We are confident SequoiaDB will soon become an industry brand name."