Nicolas Hourcard

Co-founder and CEO of QuestDB
Nicolas Hourcard is the Co-founder and CEO of QuestDB, a high-performance open-source time-series database. He has specialized in creating a database that excels in fast data ingestion, efficient queries, data compression, and downsampling. QuestDB has garnered significant acclaim within the tech community, achieving milestones like reaching 11,000 stars on GitHub and fostering a 2000+ strong community on Slack. Under Hourcard's leadership, QuestDB successfully participated in Y Combinator's first remote cohort and secured a $12m Series A funding in 2021, valued...

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1. Foundations of QuestDB's Success
2. Product Development and Market Fit