OtterTune, a Pittsburgh, PA-based ultimate database automation and optimization platform, raised $12 million in Series A funding.
The round was led by Intel Capital and Race Capital, with participation from Accel.
The company will use the new round of funding to expand its engineering team and build support for additional databases on other cloud platforms as well as innovate additional autonomous optimization features.
Nick Washburn, Senior Managing Director of Intel Capital, will help accelerate the company's growth by joining its board of directors.
Company: OtterTune, Inc.
Round: Series A
Funding Month: May 2022
Lead Investors: Intel Capital and Race Capital
Additional Investors: Accel
Company Website: https://ottertune.com/
Software Category: Database Management Software
About the Company: OtterTune is a database automation and optimization platform that observes your database's runtime metrics and then carries out machine learning to recommend and deploy configuration settings, improving its performance, uptime, and efficiency. The company's technology uses machine learning to safely analyze and continuously optimize those settings to help companies of all sizes run their databases more efficiently at a lower cost. It works for cloud-based PostgreSQL and MySQL databases (Amazon RDS and Amazon Aurora). Since its launch last year, OtterTune expanded its service to include support for Amazon Aurora databases, as well as Amazon RDS databases.