Dremio was founded in 2015 by Tomer Shiran and Jacques Nadeau, formerly of MapR. Dremio is revolutionizing data analytics by enabling anyone to discover, explore and analyze any data at any time. Currently, so many of the big data analytic product offerings require an incredible level of expertise and IT involvement. Dremio’s founding team, which includes the creators of Apache Arrow, Apache Drill and Apache Parquet, is on track to transform the data analytics industry with category-defining technology.
At about 20 people strong and growing, Dremio boasts an impressive employee roster. The team includes the creators of Apache Arrow, Apache Drill, Apache Parquet and Oracle’s Flash Cache, as well as the the tech lead for Twitter’s analytics data pipeline, the tech lead of Twitter’s data ingestion and replication, and the lead developer of Twitter’s data exploration & management UI. For example, Julien Le Dem, who is an architect at Dremio, led Twitter’s analytics data pipeline and created Apache Parquet, the de-facto standard storage format for Big Data.