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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.) (Jun 2021)44(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

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

a year 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

A

90/100

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Fauna Online and Social Media Presence

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Fauna News and Updates

Mudflow Simulations Cast Doubt On Reconstruction Of Burgess Shale Fauna As A Unique Fossil Ecosystem

The fossil fauna of the Burgess Shale in Canada is one of the earliest ecosystems known to date. A recent study, however, has thrown this reconstruction into question.

Fauna CEO says cloud APIs help developers build apps without a database

Fauna makes database development easier with cloud APIs. CEO Eric Berg explains the company's approach and why Fauna is not a database.

How Fauna Helps Deliver The Serverless Future

The world of IT is moving to a new application model that goes beyond the client-server models of yore and beyond the ubiquitous web servers we use every day.

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…
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Fauna Blogs

Product updates - May 2021

A brief summary of what's new with Fauna in May 2021: Region groups in preview, dashboard webshell impersonation, Cloudflare partnership, and more!

Deploying a REST API with AWS App Runner and Fauna

AWS App Runner is a new service that allows you to run and scale web applications in only a few clicks. In this post, you use App Runner to deploy a REST API in minutes using Express.js and Fauna, the data API for modern applications.

Building a serverless REST API with AWS SAM and Fauna

Build a simple REST API using the AWS Serverless Application Model (AWS SAM) and Fauna.

Refreshing authentication tokens in FQL

Authenticated users access Fauna using tokens. In this post, you learn how to implement refresh tokens in FQL using a simple refresh flow blueprint.

Detecting leaked authentication tokens in FQL

This post shows you how to implement an advanced refresh token workflow in FQL. The accompanying blueprint rotates refresh tokens and detects leaked tokens in pure FQL.

Choosing an authentication strategy with Fauna

Nearly every app you create requires some level of authentication to identify valid users. How you address your identity-related requirements depends on the complexity of those requirements and the resources you have to implement your chosen strategy.
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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 44 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.