FW: Riak and the demise of Basho
Martin.Cox at bet365.com
Martin.Cox at bet365.com
Thu Aug 24 11:17:43 EDT 2017
I have been asked to forward the below message from Martin Davies, the CEO of Technology for bet365.
From: Martin Davies
Sent: 24 August 2017 16:11
To: Martin Cox
Subject: Riak and the demise of Basho
I have been wanting to make you aware for a few weeks now that we have
reached an agreement, in principle, to buy all of Basho's remaining assets
(except support contracts) from the receiver. Up until this afternoon, I was
constrained by some confidentiality needs of the receiver and was unable to
We have agreed a price for the assets and are almost at the end of
sorting out the legal agreement. Once this is complete, this will then need
to be processed through the courts which, I am advised, should take a week
It is our intention to open source all of Basho's products and all of
the source code that they have been working on. We'll do this as quickly as
we are able to organise it, and we would appreciate some input from the
community on how you would like this done.
Chief Executive Officer - Technology
Hillside (Technology) Limited
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