Sqrrl Blog

Aug 23, 2012 7:59:00 AM

VentureBeat: Big data startup sqrrl helps collect and protect acorns…if acorns were petabytes of data

Whenever large amounts of data are collected, there are obviously going to be security concerns. Sqrrl launched today and announced that it has secured $2 million to make big data more scaleable, adaptable, and well, secure.

The company provides software that keeps big data secure and controlled. Its products are focused on Apache Accumlo, a data storage and retrieval system that was initially created by sqrrl’s engineering team within the National Security Agency. Apache processes massive amounts of data, and sqrrl provides the technology that enables the data to be brought together and protected. It also helps with scaling issues and provides analytical tools…Read more at VentureBeat

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