The 10 Hottest Cloud Startups Of 2020 (So Far)

June 17, 2020

Imply offers a real-time, cloud-native analytics solution to store, query and visualize event-driven data. Built around the open source Apache Druid real-time analytics database, it runs on public or private clouds as a self-hosted or managed service. The Burlingame, Calif., Imply was founded in 2015 by Druid’s original creators and is backed by Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz. The 5-year-old startup has raised $45.3 million, including $30 million in December that raised its valuation to $350 million and will be used for product development and go-to-market expansion as demand for Apache Druid grows.