Built by the founder and core engineering team behind MySQL, with 400 collective years of MySQL-related experience, MariaDB is the database that powers billions of users on sites like Wikipedia. Today MariaDB Corporation is a recognized leader in open source database solutions for SaaS, cloud and on-premises applications that require high availability, scalability, and performance.
MariaDB has forged technology partnerships with industry leaders including IBM, Amazon and Microsoft. Moreover, MariaDB is the new “M” in LAMP, having displaced MySQL as the default database in the Red Hat and SUSE Linux distributions. MariaDB is also included in Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Rackspace and other cloud stacks, and it is the database of choice for IBM POWER8 and Turbo LAMP Stack.
MariaDB has more than 2 million users globally and 500 customers in more than 45 countries, including global brands such as HP, Wikipedia, Deutsche Telekom, Virgin Mobile, and Booking.com. To learn more about other partnerships, or if you are interested in becoming a MariaDB partner read about becoming a partner.