OrientDB Ltd is a private company that officially leads the development of the OrientDB Open Source Project. The original author and the main committers of the project created the company in 2011 to provide Enterprise Support for the product.
While everyone can still use OrientDB Community Edition for FREE, companies usually require Professional Support, Consultancy and the Enterprise features that are part of the OrientDB Enterprise Edition.
With downloads exceeding 70,000 per month, more than 100 community contributors and 1000’s of production users, OrientDB is experiencing tremendous growth in both community and Enterprise adoption. The native multi-model database combines the connectedness of graphs, the agility of documents and the familiar SQL dialect. Fortune 500 companies, government entities and startups all use the technology to build large-scale innovative applications. Some of their clients include Ericsson, the United Nations, Pitney Bowes, Sky, CenturyLink and Sonatype.
OrientDB recently won the prestigious 2015 Infoworld Bossie award and has been covered by multiple media outlets.