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TMCNet:  VoltDB Co-Founders Dr. Michael Stonebraker and Scott Jarr to Deliver VoltDB Webinar: Navigating the Database Universe

[December 05, 2012]

VoltDB Co-Founders Dr. Michael Stonebraker and Scott Jarr to Deliver VoltDB Webinar: Navigating the Database Universe

BILLERICA, Mass., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- VoltDB, the world's fastest high-velocity database, today announced an upcoming webinar, Navigating the Database Universe, featuring database legend Michael Stonebraker and VoltDB co-founder Scott Jarr. In it, Dr. Stonebraker will draw on his decades of experience to explore the world of database options reaching far beyond RDBMS, offer predictions for the future, and update the audience on his unfolding vision that one size no longer fits all in the database universe.

(Logo: ) Over the course of the hour-long webinar, Scott Jarr will present a framework for companies to understand when and where to use the myriad of new database technologies available in the market today. Real-world case studies will illustrate the database designs that are paving the way to success for a range of applications along the big data value continuum. Jarr will provide the criteria to apply in identifying the right fit for an application, whether it's real-time decisioning, performing analytics on historical data, exploring data sets for knowledge or deriving analytics on real-time data. Practical steps will be discussed for how to gain the most value from velocity data within todays' changing applications.

Details: What: Navigating the Database Universe webinar When: Tuesday, December 11th, 2pm EST Where: Register now at Database pioneer and VoltDB co-founder & CTO, Michael Stonebraker has more than 25 years of award-winning database research and technology experience. He is currently Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at M.I.T. and co-founder of six venture-backed database startups.

Scott Jarr, co-founder & chief strategy officer at VoltDB, has more than 20 years of experience building, launching and growing technology companies, including most recently, LiveVault Corporation that grew into a market-leading position and was acquired by Iron Mountain.

About VoltDBVoltDB provides an in-memory relational database that combines high-velocity data ingestion and real-time data analytics and decisioning to enable organizations to unleash a new generation of big data applications that deliver unprecedented business value. Organizations in markets ranging from financial services and Web media, to public utilities and national defense, use VoltDB to narrow the "ingestion-to-decision" gap from minutes, or even hours, to milliseconds. Founded by database legend Dr. Michael Stonebraker, VoltDB is privately held and based in Billerica, Mass.

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