database guy wins Turing Award

Mike Stonebraker is this year’s Turing Award winner!

ACM has chosen a recipient who like few others has shaped the software industry both with his academic contributions as well as his entrepreneurial ambition. Besides honoring an outstanding scholar the award also underlines the relevance of database technology and the renewed interest in what is easily one of the most challenging disciplines in software engineering.

Congrats, Mike Stonebraker!


About Mike Waas

I recently founded a data virtualization startup that will change the way we use databases. Stay tuned or if you're interested in joining the revolution, contact us at
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