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Name: Ingres
Sector: Database Management Software Products

    Relational Technology, Inc. was formed in 1980 by Michael Stonebraker, Eugene Wong, and Lawrence Rowe to commercialize the INGRES relational database technology that they had developed at the University of California, Berkeley. Jon Nackerud, Vice President and Western Regional Sales Manager for Cullinet Corpoation, was recruited as president. Gary Morgenthaler, a consultant for McKinsey, Inc., was recruited as Executive VP and COO at the urging of Sutter Hill Ventures, the venture capitalists who funded the start-up. The company changed its name to Ingres Corporation in 1989.


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Entered By: Luanne Johnson
  February 21, 2006

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