ParStream is the IoT analytics platform company. The ParStream Analytics Platform was purpose-built for scale to handle the massive volumes and high velocity of IoT data as well as analytics at the Edge. Enabling a new breed of analytics for the enterprise, ParStream has earned accolades including CIO Magazine #1 Big Data Startup, Gartner Cool Vendor and Database Trends and Applications Magazine’s Trend-Setting Products in Data. ParStream's has customers throughout the world in industry segments such as Telecommunications/Service Provider, Manufacturing, Renewable Energy, Telematics, etc. The ParStream platform includes a column-oriented database with a unique indexing technology and a highly parallel architecture. The platform gains insights in real time with low latency and high throughput. Supporting JDBC and ODBC as common interface technologies ParStream is easy to integrate in the IT-infrastructure. ParStream is a software-only solution running on standard CPU-infrastructure. ParStream is available as single server, cluster and cloud edition supporting most Linux distributions. Michael Hummel and Jörg Bienert founded ParStream in 2011 after they identified a lack of database technology enabling real-time big data applications for their customers. ParStream has main offices in Cupertino, CA and Cologne, Germany along with sales/field teams throughout Europe and in Korea.
Company growth
Parent Company
Cupertino, US
Size (employees)
12 (est)-7%
ParStream was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Cupertino, US

Key People at ParStream

Peter M Jensen

Peter M Jensen

Mike Hummel

Mike Hummel

CTO and Co-Founder
Norbert Heusser

Norbert Heusser

Chief Architect and Co-Founder
Joerg Bienert

Joerg Bienert

COO and Co-Founder
Syed Hoda

Syed Hoda

Chief Marketing Officer

ParStream Office Locations

ParStream has offices in Cupertino, Cologne, Paris
Cupertino, US
Cologne, DE
Paris, FR

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Total Funding

$13.6 M


In total, ParStream had raised $13.6 M. ParStream is a subsidiary of Cisco

Market Position – Technology, data analytics, infrastructure, cloud, software, analytics, big data, database, enterprise software

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