About Us

We believe Open Source Software can change the world.

Instaclustr was founded in 2013 by Ben Bromhead and Adam Zegelin with the sole purpose of helping companies unlock the power of open source technologies. Our solutions for open source technologies simplify adoption and deliver reliability and performance at scale, making Instaclustr the most trusted option for companies leveraging open source for their applications.

For companies of all sizes, Instaclustr is a one-stop destination for deploying, managing, and monitoring all components of the data layer and related infrastructure.

Our multifaceted global team with offices in Australia, the United States, and Europe ensures your application critical data services are taken care of 24×7 every day of the year.


We offer a range of customizable consulting solutions delivered by best in class open source technology experts, all designed to help you accelerate your adoption of open source technologies and maximize the benefits of these deployments.  From architecting your application data layer, to building out specialized components using open source technologies, and on to massively scaling your applications in production, we have a solution no matter where you are in your open source adoption lifecycle.

Data Services Management Platform

We provide a cloud-based automated, proven and trusted management platform solution that offers easy access to, and operation of, specially selected open source technologies. Our platform powers mission critical, highly available applications for our customers and helps them reduce time to market and operational risk by achieving the highest levels of scalability, reliability, and performance. For customers not ready or able to have data hosted in cloud environments, our management platform solution can be extended to service on-premises infrastructure or hybrid deployments.

Support Solutions

For customers who are not ready or able to utilize our managed platform solution, we provide 24×7 expert and dedicated support for open source data technologies through our Instaclustr Support Center solution.  Our support includes code-base and operational support for any environment, on-prem or in the cloud so that you can maximize the benefits of operating open source data technologies with the added comfort of having deep operational expertise at call when you need it.

Our Vision

Instaclustr is on a mission to revolutionize the way companies use open source technologies

Our Values

  • Trust: What we do is founded on trust. Our customers and team know that we have their back and that we will always do the right thing.
  • Team: We collaborate as a team and with our customers. We treat everybody with the highest levels of care and respect.
  • Tenacity: We are always striving to be awesome. We are brave in our ambition and approach our work with passion and urgency.

Instaclustr Advantages

Proven in Production

With more than 70 million node hours under management across operational and production environments, we have seen it all.  We can provide you with uptime guarantees because we know what we are doing and what to expect.

Trusted by Enterprise

Trust for us is much more than just saying you can trust our solutions. We have worked hard on obtaining independent assessments and certifications including SOC 2 and PCI to provide assurance to customers that our environment can be trusted.


We ensure absolute resiliency and provide the uptime and assurance our customers require. Others talk about it, we live by it.