Actian – where your data is our passion
Actian, a division of HCLSoftware, confidently transforms business by simplifying how people connect, manage, and analyze data.
Proven performance. Unbeatable value.
Empowering over 42 million users worldwide.
Over 10,000 businesses trust Actian for scalable cloud technologies.
of the Fortune 100
Fortune 100 leaders in finance, retail, telecom, and more rely on Actian.
A modern approach to data for modern businesses
More than 10,000 customers trust us with their data. With Actian, you have the flexibility to deploy workloads anywhere—cloud, on-premises, or hybrid environments. Data that’s easy to use for everyone empowers your business to become truly data-driven.
Trusted. Flexible. Easy to use.
Actian is helping businesses build a bridge to a data-defined future. We’re doing this by delivering scalable cloud technologies while protecting customers’ investments in existing platforms. Our patented technology has enabled us to maintain a 10-20X performance edge against competitors large and small in the mission-critical data management market. The most data-intensive enterprises in financial services, retail, telecommunications, media, healthcare and manufacturing trust Actian to solve their toughest data challenges. But our success goes beyond technology. It’s rooted in our people and an outstanding culture that values work-life balance, collaboration, and a spirit of innovation.
Join the data revolution
Actian is not just a place to work, it’s a place to innovate and our dynamic team thrives on creating technology for the next generation. We are rapidly growing and want you to join us in transforming data management and integration.
A timeline of innovation
Relational Technology, Inc. was founded to commercialize Ingres (developed at UC Berkeley).
SoftCraft develops Btrieve database management system.
Origins of DataConnect
Integration technology that would become DataConnect originates at Tools & Technology.
Pervasive Software acquires Data Junction.
Ingres goes private
Ingres spun out of CA as a private company.
iPaas on AWS
Pervasive DataCloud is the first gen iPaas on AWS.
Ingres acquires VectorWise technology which originated from the X100 project.
Changed name to Actian.
Actian purchases Versant Corporation for NoSQL database management.
Actian acquires Pervasive and ParAccel and renames integration product DataConnect.
DataConnect v11 offers next-gen hybrid integration for bi-modal use case.
Avalanche on AWS
Actian releases Avalanche Cloud Data Platform on AWS.
Avalanche on Azure
Actian releases Avalanche Cloud Data Platform on Azure.
HCL assumes full ownership of Actian, forming the Data and Analytic Products Division of HCLSoftware.
Avalanche on Google Cloud
Actian releases the Avalanche V2 Cloud Data Platform on Google Cloud.
The future of our economy — and our technology — isn’t just digital. It’s Digital+. Digital+ is an enterprise business software ecosystem. It’s integrated technology platforms. It’s a rapidly evolving hyperconnected environment, where technology — especially software — connects people and organizations so we can work, communicate, collaborate, and do business better and safer.
The Actian executive team brings together deep industry knowledge and experience. The team understands enterprises are faced with an ever changing business and operational landscape and envisions a world where data-driven insights are at the center of every important decision from the boardroom to the network’s edge.