Rubrik Buys Datos IO
February 6, 2018
has agreed to acquire Datos IO, a leader in backup and recovery for
NoSQL databases and big data file systems. The acquisition of Datos IO
will extend Rubrik's reach into mission-critical cloud applications and
databases increasingly adopted by application and DevOps teams at
Fortune 500 companies.
Rubrik and Datos IO share a common vision for building a control plane
that can automate, orchestrate, and secure data anywhere. By bringing
together the two companies' complementary product portfolios, Rubrik
accelerates its mission to become the premier cloud platform for
enterprises to orchestrate application data across the datacenter and
Datos IO's flagship platform RecoverX pioneers a radically new approach
to comprehensive data management for modern cloud applications built on
modern NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Cassandra, Couchbase, Amazon DynamoDB)
and big data file systems (Cloudera, Hortonworks). Datos IO has filed 22
patents with foundational innovations in application-aware data
management for enterprise use cases of backup and recovery, test/dev
refresh, in-place analytics, and cloud mobility. Fortune 100 companies
have chosen Datos IO to protect and manage their cloud applications
enabling digital transformation, including three of the top Fortune 15
companies and the world's largest home improvement retailer. Enterprises
use these cloud databases and file systems to power bleeding edge
mission critical applications in several domains: Internet of Things,
artificial intelligence/machine learning, real-time analytics, eCommerce,
security, and mobile analytics.
enterprises adopt NoSQL cloud databases to undertake digital
transformation and AI initiatives, the need to manage and recover
applications and data is becoming top of mind. We are excited to have
Datos IO join the Rubrik family to accelerate innovation in how
enterprises manage and recover this modern application stack," said
Bipul Sinha, Co-Founder and CEO, Rubrik.
"We founded Datos IO with a vision of building a next-generation data
management platform for cloud-native data sources to ensure elasticity,
orchestration, and data mobility," said Tarun Thakur, Co-Founder and
CEO, Datos IO. "Datos IO delivers critical backup and recovery
capabilities for cloud-native applications and databases. Rubrik and
Datos IO share a common vision of cloud data management and are
committed to helping customers on their digital transformation journey."
Datos IO will continue to be led by Tarun Thakur as a new business unit
called Rubrik Datos IO reporting to CEO Bipul Sinha.