Built for the cloud, MemSQL arms enterprises with a new managed service to enable powerful machine learning and fast, flexible analytics to expedite digital transformation
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – June 14, 2017 – MemSQL, provider of the fastest real-time data warehouse, today announced the general availability of MemSQL Cloud. With this release, MemSQL now allows customers to use the managed service on either Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure with a unified architecture for transactional, analytical, and streaming data warehouse workloads.
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In this time of rapid change, companies face challenges with current data warehouse implementations, such as performance degradation when running new machine learning workloads and making sense of significantly increasing volumes of data. Meanwhile, the delivery of faster insights and more accurate data for decision-making leads to a competitive advantage. To solve these issues, MemSQL provides a real-time data warehouse that works seamlessly to meet customers’ hybrid, multicloud and high security needs.
“Today, MemSQL has completed its vision to become the first and only real-time data warehouse to run anywhere to fit the needs of any enterprise,” said Eric Frenkiel, co-founder and CEO, MemSQL. “Now customers can choose to use our managed cloud solution, deploy to any public cloud, operate in their own infrastructure, or a combination. The freedom to choose among deployment options allows companies to architect advanced analytics solutions for today and give them the flexibility to adapt for tomorrow.”
Key features of MemSQL
MemSQL provides enterprises with a powerful, highly available and immediate analytics engine that incorporates a single, consistent security model across its product portfolio. MemSQL was designed for the full range of modern, big data workloads and is a fit for customers that need:
- Optimization: To run more queries faster with fewer resources
- Enterprise-Grade Security: To meet stringent security requirements
- Real Time: To stream ingest data, perform ad-hoc queries and run concurrent workloads
MemSQL includes around the clock monitoring, managed backups, and automatic updates and upgrades, giving customers a complete feature set in an easy-to-consume offering. Customers choose MemSQL instead of other data warehouse providers because only MemSQL offers a hybrid and multicloud solution that runs anywhere and has an architecture to capture transactions concurrently with real-time analytics.
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New with MemSQL Cloud
Cloud is a top priority for CIOs, which means they need more straightforward tools to help them plan any type of cloud deployment and migration. With MemSQL Cloud, customers have a simple managed service for real-time data warehousing, including:
- Cloud Storage Options: Integrated options, such as AWS Elastic Block Storage
- System Metrics: Cluster visibility to ensure continuous uptime and optimal performance
- Security Groups: Built-in access control lists for added security
- Real-time Support: Instant access to trained MemSQL experts for smooth operations
Customers can now implement MemSQL Cloud with one-click provisioning and easily load data from companies such as Informatica, Talend, and DataVirtuality, while creating dashboards with popular tools such as Tableau, Looker, and Zoomdata. With a simple user interface, customers now get the best of MemSQL in a managed service.
“With MemSQL Cloud, our application is more competitive because it now delivers faster analytics to our customers,” said Darrin Thompson, Senior Software Engineer, DirectEmployers. “What makes MemSQL Cloud a great solution is the ease and rapid setup we experienced with the product. It enabled us to get to market fast with a sophisticated analytics solution that just works.”
Pricing and Availability
The MemSQL Cloud is available now for customers looking to use Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure, with support coming soon for Google Cloud Platform customers.
Today, customers that sign up for MemSQL Cloud receive a $300 free credit towards their real-time data warehouse implementation. MemSQL Cloud is priced by Cloud Unit, and the first Unit is available at an introductory price of 99 cents per hour.
With MemSQL Cloud, customers get one method to provision both the cloud infrastructure and MemSQL software together, including a unified bill.
For more information or to get started, visit memsql.com/cloud. To learn how MemSQL Cloud delivers real-time performance, flexibility, and security, check out our webcast memsql.com/webcast.
MemSQL envisions a world of adaptable databases and flexible data workloads – your data anywhere in real time. Today, global enterprises use MemSQL as a real-time data warehouse to cost-effectively ingest data and produce industry-leading time to insight. MemSQL works as a managed service, in any cloud or on-premises. Visit memsql.com or follow us @memsql.
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