|By Business Wire||
|July 22, 2014 09:30 AM EDT||
ScaleBase today announced a partnership with IBM that brings the power of its Distributed Database Software to the IBM Cloud marketplace. Starting today, IBM customers with growing application and MySQL database requirements can benefit from migrating to a scalable, virtualized database deployment in the cloud.
ScaleBase CEO, Ram Metser (Photo: Business Wire)
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 instances, providing a massive distributed database.
The IBM Cloud marketplace offers client’s access to more than 100 SaaS applications, IBM's Bluemix™ platform-as-a-service with its suite of composable services, the powerful SoftLayer infrastructure-as-a-service and IBM's rich intellectual capital and deep industry expertise. This single online destination with a suite of cloud services delivers a new buying experience for clients that enables line of business professionals to deploy new services faster; allows developers to build them with greater speed; and offers IT departments more creative, efficient and lower-cost ways to deliver these services.
“We are pleased to announce the availability of our product on IBM Cloud Marketplace," stated Ram Metser, CEO of ScaleBase." Customers can leverage the cloud benefits of IBM along with a distributed database purpose built for virtualized environments and optimized for 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 available on the on IBM Cloud Marketplace. For more information visit: https://marketplace.ibmcloud.com/apps/1365?restoreSearch=true#!overview
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.
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