Longtime Software Research Analyst Brings Deep Expertise to Deliver Value to Developers in the NoSQL Market
Mountain View, Calif. – April 2, 2015 – Aerospike, the world’s fastest database at scale, today announced it has named Peter Goldmacher as Vice President of Strategy and Market Development to guide corporate strategy and refine the go-to-market activities that will help the company achieve its growth targets.
Goldmacher comes to Aerospike with a deep understanding of the database landscape and software business models. Prior to joining Aerospike, Goldmacher spent nearly 15 years on Wall Street as a research analyst, covering database and application software companies including Oracle, SAP, salesforce.com, Adobe and Intuit. Goldmacher has also held various analyst and strategy roles at MongoDB, Oracle and BMC Software. This broad industry knowledge will be key in his mission to guide Aerospike strategy as the company continues to drive value for the developer community.
“The nature of data has changed dramatically in the last decade; as a result, a wide range of infrastructure software companies have emerged to take advantage of this opportunity. The first-generation NoSQL players are focused on products that offer developers new ways to do old things. Aerospike has pioneered new technology that provides developers with scale and speed at a cost that is catalyzing innovation,” said Goldmacher. “Aerospike’s early successes in powering the largest data platforms in ad tech are a testament to our ability to successfully tackle the most demanding tasks at real scale. I’m excited to work with CEO John Dillon to help guide the company as we continue to move forward.”
“After years of analyzing hundreds of technology companies, including public and private database players, Peter has a unique breadth of knowledge and perspective on business models that support both the success of customers and companies,” said Dillon. “We’re thrilled for him to join Aerospike and look forward to tapping his invaluable expertise as we double down on our commitment to bring more value to the developer community and navigate our next stage of growth.”
Aerospike is the world’s fastest database powering a new class of real-time, context-driven applications. Developers use Aerospike, an open-source, flash-optimized, in-memory NoSQL key-value store for caching, as a context store, and to simplify scaling with smaller clusters benefitting from the price/performance of flash. Recognized by industry analysts as a visionary and leader, Aerospike powers 13 of the top 26 real-time bidding platforms including AppNexus and developers are rapidly taking advantage of the Startup Special to scale their business. Download the open source Aerospike Community Edition at www.aerospike.com and follow @aerospikedb. Aerospike is a registered trademark of Aerospike, Inc., in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.