Machine data is automatically generated by programmable things, like factory machinery, smart cars, smart city systems, IoT devices, IT infrastructure, and the smartphones we carry.

There are boundless opportunities to put machine data to work. It can be collected and analyzed to reveal fraud, improve customer service, or raise manufacturing productivity.

CrateDB is a SQL database for managing machine data and analyzing it in real time. It has the versatility and scalability to handle the variety, velocity and volume of machine data–millions of structured and unstructured data points or log entries per second.