Stardog is developed by Stardog Union. It was founded in 2010 based on research conducted at the University of Maryland’s AI lab. The first version of Stardog was made generally available in 2012. The company is backed by venture capital. It is based in Arlington, Virginia. While it does not have other offices, it does have an EMEA representative along with European customers such as Siemens and the Swiss Government. In general, the company focuses on the Global 2000 and it has significant numbers of users in the finance, healthcare, manufacturing, government and technology sectors. Amongst others these include Bank of America, NASA, Cisco, eBay, Dow Jones, Raytheon, Bayer and Bosch.
The company has multiple technology partners including Cambridge Intelligence (Keylines), Tableau and Tom Sawyer for visualisation purposes, and Solidatus which leverages Stardog for its data lineage product offering.