MarkLogic

MarkLogic Corporation is an American software business that develops and provides an enterprise NoSQL database, also named MarkLogic . The company was founded in 2001 and is based in San Carlos , California . MarkLogic is privately held with over 500 employees and has offices throughout the United States , Europe , Asia , and Australia .

MarkLogic has over 550 customers, including Comcast , Deutsche Bank , Erie Insurance Group , Johnson & Johnson , and the US Army . [1] Also, six of the top ten global banks are MarkLogic customers.

According to Forrester Research , MarkLogic is among the leading marketers in the market and [2] and regularly appears in the Gartner Leaders Quadrant in the Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems. [3]

History

MarkLogic Was first named Cerisent and Was founded in 2001 [4] by Christopher Lindblad , [5] Who Was the Chief Architect of the Ultraseek search engine at Infoseek , and Paul Pedersen , a professor of computer science at Cornell University and UCLA , and Frank R. Caufield, [6] Founder of Darwin Ventures, [7] to address shortcomings with existing research and data products. The product is focused on using standard XML document markup and XQuery as the standard query for accessing collections of documents up to hundreds of terabytes in size.

In 2009 IDC mentioned MarkLogic in a report of one of the top Innovative Information Access Companies with under $ 100 million in revenue. [8]

In May 2012, Gary Bloom joined MarkLogic as Chief Executive Officer. [9] He held senior positions at Symantec Corporation , Veritas Software , and Oracle , where he was appointed to Larry Ellison. [10] Also in 2012, MarkLogic was selected by the British Broadcasting Corporation to power its Olympic Data Services of the London Olympics 2012 . [11]

Since 1 October 2013, MarkLogic has been used to help the US government’s healthcare .gov site, launched to support the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). The website HAD disorder at launch, and selon the New York Times, the main contractor for ACA Originally OBJECTED to using MarkLogic. [12] [13]

In February 2015, NBC launched a mobile app for its iconic Saturday Night Live show, and as of September 2015, the app had been used to stream over 100 Million clips. MarkLogic is the database used for storing and searching metadata, and the app has a predictive engine connected to the database that keeps people engaged with the content. [14]

Funding

MarkLogic Receives $ 6 Million in Premiere by Sequoia Capital , followed by a $ 12 million investment in June 2004, by Lehman Brothers Venture Partners . [15] The company received additional funding from $ 15 million in 2007 from its existing investors Sequoia and Lehman. [15] The same investors put another $ 12.5 million into the company in 2009. [16]

On April 12, 2013, MarkLogic received an additional $ 25 million in funding, led by Sequoia Capital and Tenaya Capital . [17] [18] On May 12, 2015, MarkLogic received an additional $ 102 million in funding, led by Wellington Management Company , with contributions from Arrowpoint Partners and existing backers, Sequoia Capital , Tenaya Capital , and Northgate Capital. This brought the company’s total funding to $ 173 million and gave MarkLogic a pre-money valuation of $ 1 trillion. [19]

Products

The MarkLogic product is considered a multi-model NoSQL database for its ability to store, manage, and search JSON and XML documents and semantic data ( RDF triples ). According to Computerworld.uk, organizations rely on the flexibility and agility of MarkLogic in order to integrate massive amounts of data and build large scale web applications. [20]

Releases

  • 2003-Cherry XQE 1.0
  • 2004-Certify XQE 2.0
  • 2005-MarkLogic Server 3.0
  • 2006-MarkLogic Server 3.1
  • 2007-MarkLogic Server 3.2
  • 2008-MarkLogic Server 4.0
  • 2009-MarkLogic Server 4.1
  • 2010-MarkLogic Server 4.2
  • 2011-MarkLogic Server 5.0
  • 2012-MarkLogic Server 6.0
  • 2013-MarkLogic Server 7.0
  • 2015-MarkLogic Server 8.0: Ability to store JSON data and process data using JavaScript . [21]
  • 2017-MarkLogic Server 9.0: Data integration across Relational and Non-Relational data.

Licensing and support

MarkLogic is available under various licensing and delivery models derived, namely a free Developer golden year Essential Enterprise license. [22] Licenses are available from MarkLogic or directly from cloud marketplaces such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure .

Technology

MarkLogic is a multi-model NoSQL database That HAS Evolved from ict XML database roots to aussi Natively store JSON document and RDF triples , the data model for semantics. In addition to having a flexible data model, MarkLogic uses a distributed, scale-out architecture that can handle hundreds of billions of documents and hundreds of Terabytes of data. Unlike other NoSQL databases, MarkLogic maintains ACID consistency for transactions, and has focused on building enterprise features in every release, including a robust security model compliant of Common Criteria certification , and enterprise-grade high availability and disaster recovery. MarkLogic is designed to run on-premises within Amazon Web Services . [23]

MarkLogic’s Enterprise NoSQL database platform is widely used in publishing, government, finance and other sectors, with hundreds of large-scale systems in production. [23]

See also

  • Document database
  • Graph database
  • Multi-model database
  • NoSQL
  • Triple store

References

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  21. Jump up^ “MarkLogic 4.0 Introduces Stable of New Features for the XML Server”. Information Today. October 9, 2008 . Retrieved 27 January 2015 .
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