The MariaDB Foundation promotes, protects, and advances the MariaDB codebase, community, and ecosystem.
The structure of the MariaDB Foundation underpins everything we do. No one person or company drives priorities, code, or shapes community. The MariaDB Foundation uses technical and legal means to guarantee the technology used by the world's largest database community will continue to be free in every sense.
The MariaDB Foundation is non-stock not-for-profit and incorporated in Delaware. It is aiming at US 501©(3) status. The current Board of Directors is:
Otto Kekäläinen serves as the CEO of the foundation.
For all corporate memberships and sponsorships please contact the Board via ''foundation 'at' mariadb (dot) org''.
Corporate memberships start from 50,000 USD and offer engagement with the governance of the Foundation in addition to sponsor benefits.
Corporate sponsorships start from 5,000 USD and offer recognition for the sponsor.
You're of course more than welcome to support MariaDB as an individual. You choose the amount of your sponsorship of the Foundation.
Please contact ''foundation 'at' mariadb (dot) org'' for bank account information.
The Foundation welcomes new founders and sponsors. It's the founders and sponsors that make it possible that MariaDB is actively developed!
MariaDB is a registered trademark of MariaDB Corporation Ab used by MariaDB Foundation with permission.
MySQL is a registered trademark of Oracle and/or its affiliates.