Splice Machine Named Big Data Finalist for the 2014 Tech Trailblazers Awards

January 9, 2014

Provider of only real-time transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database designed for Big Data applications gains awareness in global awards program

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – January 9, 2014 – Splice Machine, provider of the only real-time transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database designed for Big Data applications, today announced it has been named a “Big Data” finalist for the 2014 Tech Trailblazers Awards. To vote for Splice Machine as the Big Data Trailblazer, go to the company page at http://bit.ly/JFyu7e.

“We’re honored to be a finalist in the Tech Trailblazers Awards this year,” said Monte Zweben, co-founder and CEO of Splice Machine. “We garnered great recognition for our real-time SQL-on-Hadoop database in 2013 and I’m delighted to see this positive momentum continue as we approach general availability.”

Tech Trailblazers is a global awards program recognizing technological and commercial innovation and entrepreneurial excellence. Finalists for the awards have been nominated across nine categories, including big data, cloud, emerging markets, infosecurity, mobile, networking, storage, sustainable IT, and virtualization. The winners of the Tech Trailblazers Awards will be determined by the voting public and the judging panel.

Splice Machine’s video submission for the award is available for public voting at http://bit.ly/JFyu7e. Voting closes at 23:59 PST on January 23rd with winners to be announced shortly thereafter.

Rose Ross, Chief Trailblazer, said; “Our esteemed judges and I congratulate all the finalists of the second annual Tech Trailblazers Awards. It was a tough competition. Our fans and the judges will now decide who will be the startups that can say, ‘We are Tech Trailblazers’ in the near future.”

For more information on the Tech Trailblazers Awards, please visit www.techtrailblazers.com, follow the buzz on Twitter @techtrailblaze, hashtag #TTawards or join the group on LinkedIn for the latest updates http://www.linkedin.com/company/tech-trailblazers-awards.

About Splice Machine
Splice Machine is the only transactional SQL-on-Hadoop database for real-time Big Data applications. Splice Machine provides all the benefits of NoSQL databases, such as auto-sharding, scalability, fault tolerance and high availability, while retaining SQL – the industry standard. It optimizes complex queries to power real-time OLTP and OLAP apps at scale without rewriting existing SQL-based apps and BI tool integrations.