How can an open source project GO PUBLIC?
Monty Widenius, the Finnish author of MySQL and now the CTO at MariaDB — a fork of MySQL — told The Register how laziness and hate drove him to add open source columnar storage engine ColumnStore, to MariaDB. Earlier this year, amid preparations for its last funding round before potentially going public, the biz released its …
Wow! Monty invented the Calpont InfiniDB columns store software? I guess there are some folks from Calpont that will be amazed that he is taking credit for their work. Gee, when i worked at Calpont, Monty had his hands full with MariaDB. I do wish him luck. Maybe he can sell software to a marketplace that Calpont could not.
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