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Introducing Zilliz

Meet the company behind Milvus.

Zilliz built Milvus, the world’s most advanced vector database, to accelerate the development of next generation data fabric. Milvus is currently a graduation project at the LF AI & Data Foundation and is capable of managing massive unstructured datasets. The platform's efficiency and reliability simplify the process of deploying AI and MLOps at scale.

Zilliz is on a mission to make sense of unstructured data through open-source and cloud-native solutions. Our technology has broad applications spanning new drug discovery, computer vision, recommender engines, chatbots, and much more.

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CEO

Our Founder and CEO

Charles Xie

Charles Xie, a.k.a. Starlord, is an expert in database and AI with more than 20 years of experience. He is the founder and CEO of Zilliz, an open-source software company dedicated in unstructured database systems for AI applications. He also assumes the board chairperson of LF AI & Data, an umbrella foundation of the Linux Foundation supporting open-source innovations in AI, ML, DL, and Data Analytics. Prior to initiating Zilliz, Charles worked for years at Oracle US headquarters, developing Oracle’s relational database systems. He was the founding member of the Oracle 12c cloud database project, which proves to be a huge business success and has accumulated revenue of over $10 billion to date. Charles obtained his master’s degree in computer science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and bachelor’s degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology.

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User stories

Trusted by thousands of users

We chose Milvus because it is very user-friendly. Without Milvus, our semantic search wouldn’t have been 10x smarter!

Rahul Yadav,Principal Engineer at Tokopedia

We chose Milvus because it is very user-friendly. Without Milvus, our semantic search wouldn’t have been 10x smarter!

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  • 2017

    Company founded

  • 2018

    $10M raised in series A funding

  • 2019

    Milvus released under open-source license

  • 2020

    Milvus becomes incubation-stage project at LF AI & Data Foundation

    $43M raised in series B funding

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  • Yunqi Partners

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