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Bigchain DB

Bigchain DB

BigchainDB is a scalable blockchain database that enables developers and enterprise to deploy blockchain proof-of-concepts, platforms and apps with a scalable blockchain database.

BigchainDB is a scalable blockchain database founded on July 30, 2014 by Bruce Pon, Maria McConaghy, and Trent McConaghy and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany. BigchainDB provdies a platform enabling developers and enterprises to deploy blockchain proof-of-concepts, platforms, and application with scalable blockchain databases. It features native support of multi-assets, customizable, rich permissioning, federation consensus model, open source, linear scaling, and petabytes capacity.

Funding

Blazing DB participated in the Class 56 - Boulder 2015 Summer cohort of Techstars and raised an estimated $3,018,000.

Seed

On June 30, 2015 BigchainDB completed their seed funding round raising $2 million in funding from Earlybird Venture Capital and Digital Currency Group. 

Series A

On September 27, 2016 BigchainDB completed their series A funding round raising $3.37 million in funding from Earlybird Venture Capital, RWE AG, Innogy Ventures, Digital Currency Group, and Anthemis Group. 



Timeline

September 27, 2017

Series A funding

On September 27, 2016 BigchainDB completed their series A funding round raising $3.37 million in funding from Earlybird Venture Capital, RWE AG, Innogy Ventures, Digital Currency Group, and Anthe

June 30, 2015

Seed funding

On June 30, 2015 BigchainDB completed their seed funding round raising $2 million in funding from Earlybird Venture Capital and Digital Currency Group. 

July 30, 2014

Launch of BigchainDB

BigchainDB is a scalable blockchain database founded on July 30, 2014 by Bruce Pon, Maria McConaghy, and Trent McConaghy and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany.

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Bruce Pon

Co-Founder & CEO



Maria McConaghy

Co-Founder



Trent McConaghy

Co-Founder



Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

BigchainDB: A hands-on approach - wearetheledger - Medium

Artus Vranken

Web



White Paper

Trent McConaghy, Rodolphe Marques, Andreas Müller, Dimitri De Jonghe, Troy McConaghy, Greg McMullen, Ryan Henderson, Sylvain Bellemare, Alberto Granzotto

Academic



Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Gautam Dhameja - Building Token Curated Registries on BigchainDB, part 1

September 20, 2018

Gautam Dhameja - Building Token Curated Registries on BigchainDB, part 2

October 2, 2018

Trent McConaghy - BigchainDB : a Scalable Blockchain Database, in Python

May 31, 2016

What is BigChainDB? | Scalable Decentralized BlockChain Database

April 14, 2018

Why engineering? - Intro to the TE Community | Trent McConaghy, BigchainDB, Ocean Protocol

June 5, 2018

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