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Fauna develops an adaptive operational database platform designed to scale digital business. Its database solutions provide users with access control, data isolation, and encryption security; unified relational, temporal, graph, and search capabilities; and resources across products, customers, and teams to reduce overhead.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitefauna.com

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)40
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Fauna

Evan Weaver

Evan Weaver

CTO
Eric Berg

Eric Berg

CEO & Board Member
Matt Freels

Matt Freels

Chief Architect
Dhruv Gupta

Dhruv Gupta

CMO
Dan Meyers

Dan Meyers

VP of HR & Operations
Cheryl Dalrymple

Cheryl Dalrymple

Board Member
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Fauna Office Locations

Fauna has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
744 Montgomery St #200, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US
548 Market St, San Francisco
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Fauna Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

Fauna total Funding

$59.6 m

Fauna latest funding size

$27 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Fauna investors

Fauna's latest funding round in July 2020 was reported to be $27 m. In total, Fauna has raised $59.6 m
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Fauna Operating Metrics

Jul, 2020

Users (Developers)

25 k
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Human Capital Metrics

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Fauna Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Fauna Online and Social Media Presence

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Fauna News and Updates

Tom Wester and Linda M. Kilty's New Book 'Flowers, Fauna, and Memories' Shares a Captivating Celebration of the Many Beautiful Seasons of Life

Recent release 'Flowers, Fauna, and Memories' from Covenant Books author Tom Wester and Linda M. Kilty is a mind-clearing collection of tales and photographs that share the story of a family's love and a journey of discovering who they really are and who they believe in.

Beyond the ‘fail whale’: How former Twitter engineers are designing a modern serverless database at Fauna

In the time it takes to read this sentence, more than 60,000 tweets will have already been sent. Twitter Inc. today has 330 million monthly active users, 1.3 billion accounts and 83% of the world’s leaders use the service. Yet, as the company’s 15th employee hired in 2008 saw it, one of the most po…

Fauna raises an additional $27M to turn databases into a simple API call

Databases have always been a complex part of the equation for developers requiring a delicate balance to manage inside the application, but Fauna wants to make adding a database a simple API call, and today it announced $27 million in new funding. The round, which is technically an extension of the …

‘Serverless’ database startup Fauna raises $27M

Database startup Fauna Inc. today said that it has raised $27 million in funding to address the rise of serverless computing, which it argues has created a need for a new, likewise serverless approach to managing data.  Madrona Venture Group led the investment. It was joined by Alphabet Inc.’s GV f…

Former Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia and Okta veteran Eric Berg are joining the leadership team of the data startup Fauna, just as it closes a $27 million round

On Wednesday, the data startup Fauna announced it brought on Okta veteran Eric Berg as CEO and former Snowflake CEO Bob Muglia as executive chairman.  Fauna also announced it closed $27 million in funding led by Madrona Venture Group. Fauna cofounder Evan Weaver, who started the company after his …
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Fauna Blogs

Getting started with Fauna and Node.js using Fastify

Learn how to build a small API that illustrates how to use Fauna in Node.js.

Introducing new capabilities for collaboration, third-party authentication and real-time streaming

Read about Fauna's new capabilities including team management, MFA, the ability to secure applications with third-party identity providers, and real-time document streaming.
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Fauna Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Fauna founded?

    Fauna was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Fauna key executives?

    Fauna's key executives are Evan Weaver, Eric Berg and Matt Freels.

  • How many employees does Fauna have?

    Fauna has 40 employees.

  • Who are Fauna competitors?

    Competitors of Fauna include YugaByte, Cockroach Labs and NuoDB.

  • Where is Fauna headquarters?

    Fauna headquarters is located at 744 Montgomery St #200, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Fauna offices?

    Fauna has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Fauna have?

    Fauna has 2 offices.