Pete Soderling

Pete Soderling
Founder and CEO, Stratus Security


Pete Soderling is the founder and CEO of Stratus Security, and has spent a significant amount of time pondering the future of data. Stratus’ flagship product, the Stratus Data Management Platform is a turn-key solution that helps data providers easily distribute data to their partners, and handles data metering, monitoring and security.

Prior to starting Stratus, Pete was the founder and CEO of mechanikal, an industry-leading software development agency that specializes in the development of secure Internet applications for mobile devices, desktops and the web. Mechanikal’s clients include IAC/InterActiveCorp, NBC Universal, Fox News and Ziff Davis.

Pete holds a B.S. in Information Systems Management from New York University where he graduated with honors. He is also a member of the OWASP and WASC security communities and is a regular conference speaker.


The Data Business
Location: Mission City B5
Pete Soderling (Stratus Security), Pete Forde (BuzzData)
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The state of open data today is a real mess. It's very difficult to find the data you need and be confident that it's timely and accurate. There is a growing list of companies now vying to become the key destinations for people to gather around new datasets and be excited together. What projects, partnerships and even ventures would be created if there was a marketplace for data? Read more.


  • Thomson Reuters
  • EMC Data Computing Division
  • EnterpriseDB
  • Microsoft
  • Gnip
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • IBM
  • Windows Azure MarketPlace DataMarket
  • Amazon Mechanical Turk
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Aster Data
  • Cloudera
  • Clustrix
  • DataStax, Inc. (formerly Riptano, Inc.)
  • Digital Reasoning Systems
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Impetus
  • Jaspersoft
  • Karmasphere
  • LinkedIn
  • MarkLogic
  • Pentaho
  • Pervasive
  • Revolution Analytics
  • Splunk
  • Urban Mapping
  • Wolfram|Alpha
  • Esri
  • ParAccel
  • Tableau Software

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