About Dydra

Dydra was founded by a team of capable, experienced and passionate technology engineers and managers.

James Anderson

James is a graduate of, and former professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), with forty years of development experience. Prior to founding Datagraph, James was a lead developer of a financial markets prediction application for a group of private investors in the United States and Germany. The system, which derives market predictions from sentiment-based analysis, was deployed by Dow Jones.

Arto Bendiken

Arto has over 20 years of software development experience and is a prolific author of and contributor to open-source software projects. He has conducted extensive research into large-scale distributed database systems, and is well known in the semantic web community for his role in bringing RDF technologies to the Drupal content management system and the Ruby programming language.

We design, build and deploy tailored solutions for semantic data management and can advise you how best to apply this technology to your application domain.

Our focus is on easy to use infrastructure, which we manage to leave you free to focus on your business or research projects, but our stack is suited to deployment and integration across the full spectrum, from cloud services for remote access, to in-house installations.

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In January 2011, Dydra received seed funding and retains ongoing relations with the following advisory investors.

Matt Henderson

Matt is the owner of Makalu Aerospace, based in Darmstadt, Germany, an engineering and consultancy firm working in the European aerospace industry for clients like the European Space Agency, EUMETSAT and EUTELSAT.

He is also the owner of Makalu Interactive, an American web and mobile products design and development company, which has served customers like Google, Virgin America, O'Reilly and the United States Navy.