|By Business Wire||
|July 8, 2014 09:31 AM EDT||
ScaleBase today announced the availability of its Distributed Database. Built on MySQL and optimized for the cloud, the distributed database is now available for Amazon Web Services (AWS) in AWS Marketplace.
As organizations strive to become more agile and competitive, they are faced with the challenge of scaling their apps while moving to the cloud. To do so successfully, and avoid the challenges of managing a large and growing database in the cloud, they need a virtualized database environment. ScaleBase was purpose built for cloud migration and scale – seamlessly leveraging multiple MySQL or RDS instances, providing a massive distributed database.
“We welcome ScaleBase to AWS Marketplace with their Distributed Database,” said Terry Hanold, Vice President, Cloud Commerce, Amazon Web Services, Inc. “Customers with growing application and MySQL database requirements can benefit from migrating to a scalable, virtualized deployment on the cloud.”
Countless apps are pushing the scalability limitations of a single MySQL instance, and require a distributed database to accommodate growth and avoid downtime or disruption. ScaleBase enables companies to scale out to an unlimited number of users and transactions by quickly creating a data distribution policy customized for the application. This is done without any code changes to the application or disruption to the MySQL infrastructure.
ScaleBase Version 3.0 is a modern relational database system, built for virtualized environments and optimized for Amazon RDS and MySQL running on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). Some of the benefits ScaleBase delivers include:
- Seamless scale: move instantly beyond the throughput limitations of a single MySQL instance
- Instant deployment: distributed database is up and running in seconds
- Keep all the benefits of AWS: ScaleBase uses Amazon RDS and Amazon EC2 as its building blocks, so customers retain all of the value of AWS services, including monitoring and provisioning
- Leverage replica-lag-aware load balancing and read/write splitting: automatic with Amazon RDS and easily configurable with MySQL on Amazon EC2
- Increased ROI: ability to tune machine size and database needs to achieve the optimal cost balance
“We are pleased to announce the availability of our product on AWS Marketplace," stated Ram Metser, CEO of ScaleBase." Customers can leverage the cloud benefits of AWS along with a distributed database purpose built for virtualized environments and optimized for the cloud."
ScaleBase Version 3.0 is available on AWS Marketplace today. For more information visit: https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B00KZ0U7DA/ref=sp_mpg_product_title?ie=UTF8&sr=0-2
ScaleBase is a modern, distributed MySQL database optimized for the cloud, which deploys in minutes and enables customers to scale out to an unlimited number of users, data and transactions. It is a horizontally scalable database cluster built on MySQL that dynamically optimizes workloads and availability by logically distributing data across public, private and geo-distributed clouds.
ScaleBase allows customers to design new applications for web scale, while requiring no changes to existing applications. ScaleBase is an authorized Oracle Partner, Rackspace Marketplace Partner, IBM Cloud marketplace partner and Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network. Its customers span a wide range of industries including online gaming companies, digital media providers and social networks. The company is venture-backed and based in Newton, MA.
Amazon.com Forward-Looking Statements
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition, management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment and data center optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.
For more information, visit www.scalebase.com.
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