“Massive data management with arrays”

Sector: Big Data
Founded: 2017
First Invested: 2018
Located: Athens Greece, Cambridge MA USA
Website: https://www.tiledb.io



Big Data


First Invested

Athens, Greece
Cambridge, MA, USA


TileDB transforms the lives of analytics professionals and data scientists with a universal data engine so they can access, analyze, and share complex data sets with any tool at planet scale. TileDB overcomes the constraints of columnar tables, flat files, and SQL-only tools, handling all data with a multi-dimensional array engine and extreme interoperability across the data science ecosystem. With its totally serverless infrastructure, TileDB delivers access control and enables distributed computing at planet scale, eliminating all cluster management and minimizing TCO. TileDB, Inc. was spun out of MIT and Intel Labs.

Big Pi has coinvested in TileDB along with Two bear capitalIntel Capital and Nexus Venture Partners.

Stavros Papadopoulos

Stavros Papadopoulos


Prior to founding TileDB, Inc. Dr. Stavros Papadopoulos was a Senior Research Scientist at the Intel Parallel Computing Lab, and a member of the Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data at MIT CSAIL for three years. He also spent about two years as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).

Stavros received his PhD degree in Computer Science at HKUST under the supervision of Prof. Dimitris Papadias, and held a postdoc fellow position at the Chinese University of Hong Kong with Prof. Yufei Tao.

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