is the developer of CrateDB, a highly scalable distributed database solution that combines the scalability and performance of NoSQL with the power and simplicity of standard SQL. specializes in industrial IoT projects, smart systems, and any other machine data application with huge data volumes and a need for efficient scalability. was founded in 2013 by Christian Lutz and Bernd Dorn. The company operates globally from its offices in Berlin and Dornbirn, Austria, as well as San Francisco and remote friendly. offers CrateDB as a fully open source time series SQL database, built to scale quickly and capable of ingesting and querying millions of data points every second to deliver actionable insights to organizations in real time. provides CrateDB Cloud as a fully managed CrateDB-as-a-service solution. also recently launched CrateDB Edge, which now brings the power of CrateDB Cloud to customers’ remote and offline locations.


Crate is backed by Draper Esprit, VITO Ventures, Flatz & Partners AG, and others. The company raised $10M in additional financing on Jun 15, 2021. This brings Crate's total funding to $29.2M to date.



  • Year founded: 2013
  • Funding Info: $29.2M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Berlin
  • State: Berlin
  • Country: Germany
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