DataStax, a database management company based in Austin, TX, has raised $106 million in a Series E funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers with participation from ClearBridge, Cross Creek, Wasatch, PremjiInvest and Comcast Ventures along with previous backers Lightspeed Venture Partners and Scale Venture Partners.
DataStax is the commercial face of the open source Apache Cassandra database, offering enterprise support services and additional features on top of the free project for a fee.
Launched in 2010, DataStax has raised over $190 million to date and will use the latest round to continue expanding its teams and prepare for an IPO in the coming year
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