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Immediate-availability-of-SkySQL-from-MariaDB

Immediate availability of SkySQL from MariaDB


Thursday, April 2, 2020 by

MariaDB Corporation announced the immediate availability of MariaDB SkySQL, a database-as-a-service (DBaaS), to unlock the full power of MariaDB Platform for transactions, analytics or both, and optimized with a cloud-native architecture. SkySQL delivers the “MariaDB in the cloud” experience customers have been waiting for - fully-featured, fully c...


NoSQL-DBaaS,-Couchbase-Cloud-arrives

NoSQL DBaaS, Couchbase Cloud arrives


Tuesday, February 11, 2020 by

Couchbase introduced Couchbase Cloud, a fully-managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS). Couchbase Cloud enables enterprises to host their data within their own Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) for greater control and ownership, and pay for only what they use. Customers can now experience best-in-class performance and availability from the most powerful NoSQL database technology...


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MariaDB enterprise server helps you sleep at night


Thursday, June 20, 2019 by

MariaDB Corporation announced the release of MariaDB Enterprise Server 10.4, code-named “Restful Nights” for the peace of mind it brings enterprise customers. Databases are the backbone of critical business services used every day. A database failure can result in sleepless nights for everyone involved. The new MariaDB Enterprise Server includes added f...


Why-Citus-Data-is--donating-1-percent-equity-to-PostgreSQL-foundations

Why Citus Data is donating 1 percent equity to PostgreSQL foundations


Monday, November 26, 2018 by

The distribution model for databases is shifting to the cloud. With this shift, the economics of open source communities are changing. One of the most important issues in modern software is building sustainable open source models in the age of the cloud. A challenge with being an independent open source project, however, is financial. The PostgreSQL community is comm...


App-development-strategies-from-Swish

App development strategies from Swish's CTO Jeff Whelpley


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by

Deciding on how to get your idea to the mobile market can be a long journey. Things like building your own infrastructure vs. a managed services approach, and leveraging open source technologies to keep dev costs down are just a few of the things to consider.We had a recent discussion with the CTO of Swish (a budgeting app founded by the guys who did Get Human) on mobil...


ScaleArc-now-supports-Microsoft-Azure-SQL-database

ScaleArc now supports Microsoft Azure SQL database


Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by

ScaleArc has announced that it has integrated its ScaleArc for SQL Server software with Microsoft Azure SQL Database. Customers of Microsoft Azure Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) software can now benefit from the seamless scale out, faster application performance, and high availability features of the ScaleArc software. With this enhancement, customers can now take advant...


Everything-you-need-to-know-about-DBaaS

Everything you need to know about DBaaS


Tuesday, August 15, 2017 by

With any business, there comes a constant string of decisions a start-up founder, CTO, or small business owner must make to assure that the technologies they manage are being utilized to their fullest potential. Managing such technologies may have been difficult in the past, but in today's cloud environments, which provide virtually limitless capabilities, the burden is...


MongoDB-Atlas-is-now-available-on-top-cloud-platforms

MongoDB Atlas is now available on top cloud platforms


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by

MongoDB has announced that MongoDB Atlas, its cloud database as a service, is now available to users on the top three public cloud platforms. Atlas has extended its availability beyond Amazon Web Services (AWS) to include Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and Microsoft Azure, delivering on its vision of running MongoDB anywhere.  The addition of support for Azure and GCP...


The-biggest-delays-in-digital-transformation-initiatives

The biggest delays in digital transformation initiatives


Tuesday, March 14, 2017 by

We recently caught up with Robert Reeves, co-founder and CTO of Datical, a provider of database release automation solutions, on the findings of a recent survey - conducted by IDG and commissioned by Datical - that reveal the biggest delays in digital transformation initiatives. ADM: When on the road to digital transformation, what causes the biggest speed bumps?Reeves:...


MultiTenant-vs.-Single-Tenant:-Choosing-the-right-DBaaS-Data-Store-from-the-start

MultiTenant vs. Single Tenant: Choosing the right DBaaS Data Store from the start


Thursday, November 17, 2016 by

The Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) model is an attractive option for rapid deployment of managed database assets in the cloud. If you’re thinking of using a DBaaS to power your cloud-based application’s database, you’ll want to understand the pros and cons of multi-tenant versus single-tenant datastores for housing your data. Both approaches have merit and by understandi...


Flynn-Releases-Open-Source-Platform-for-Deploying-and-Managing-Web-Applications-and-Databases

Flynn Releases Open Source Platform for Deploying and Managing Web Applications and Databases


Friday, July 29, 2016 by

The team behind the Flynn, an open source platform for deploying and managing web applications and databases, has announced the availability of Flynn 1.0, the first version of the platform that is stable for production use.Three years ago the company hosted a crowdfunding campaign to build its open source platform as a service that could run databases as well as applica...


Insights-into-the-Growing-DatabaseasaService-Industry

Insights into the Growing DatabaseasaService Industry


Monday, July 25, 2016 by

To learn more about how the growing Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) industry is impacting the application development community, we recently spoke with Will Shulman, CEO of mLab (formerly MongoLab), which provides a fully managed cloud database service headquartered in San Francisco. ADM: What do you see as the most important considerations for app developers when ch...


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A Deep Dive into Compose's Database as a Service Platform


Thursday, April 14, 2016 by

Last summer, IBM purchased Compose (originally MongoHQ), which helps developers ship applications with production grade databases. We spoke with Kurt Mackey, original founder of Compose, to learn more about company’s Database as a Service platform.ADM: Why is it so difficult and time consuming for developers to manage a database?Mackey: A developer’s time can be a busin...


VMware-Launches-Ambitious-Enhancements-to-Cloud-Services-Portfolio

VMware Launches Ambitious Enhancements to Cloud Services Portfolio


Wednesday, September 2, 2015 by

VMware has released among its most significant and expansive enhancements to its hybrid cloud platform offering public cloud services and software-defined solutions.VMware's unified hybrid cloud platform enables customers to create one environment based on VMware vSphere across the private and public cloud to build, run and deliver any traditional or cloud-native applic...


IBM-Expands-Cloud-Services-with-Compose-Acquisition

IBM Expands Cloud Services with Compose Acquisition


Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by

IBM has acquired Compose which will become part of the IBM’s Cloud Data Services (CDS) group. Compose will expand IBM’s portfolio of DBaaS (database as a service) offerings.Compose’s platform of DBaaS offerings supports efforts by app developers to build production-ready databases for modern web apps. Compose’s cloud hosted database solutions facilitate database setup, ...


Oracle-Releases-24-New-Cloud-Services

Oracle Releases 24 New Cloud Services


Tuesday, July 7, 2015 by

Oracle has expanded its Oracle Cloud Platform offerings with more than 24 new cloud services for SaaS, PaaS and IaaS. These include Oracle Database Cloud - Exadata, Oracle Archive Storage Cloud, Oracle Big Data Cloud, Oracle Integration Cloud, Oracle Mobile Cloud, and Oracle Process Cloud.The Oracle Cloud Platform helps customers build new applications, extend existing ...


Microsoft-Announces-GA-of-Azure-DocumentDB-Managed-NoSQL-Document-Database-Service

Microsoft Announces GA of Azure DocumentDB Managed NoSQL Document Database Service


Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by

Microsoft has announced that the Azure DocumentDB database service is now generally available offering a fully managed NoSQL document database service that allows applications to query and process JSON data at scale. Microsoft has also released a new open source data migration tool to facilitate the movement of existing data from other database systems to DocumentDB.Doc...


Mobile-DBaaS-Platform-MongoHQ-Changes-Name-to-Compose

Mobile DBaaS Platform MongoHQ Changes Name to Compose


Wednesday, August 6, 2014 by

MongoHQ, a database-as-a-service provider, has announced that it is changing its name to “Compose,” to reflect additions to its platform and services.The company says that it is moving beyond a single platform to become a multi-DBaaS vendor, adding ElasticSearch as a service through its platform. For developers, the company says the changes will provide the ab...


IBM-Expands-Its-App-Development-Platforms:-Opens-Cloud-Marketplace-

IBM Expands Its App Development Platforms: Opens Cloud Marketplace


Monday, May 5, 2014 by

IBM has expanded its MobileFirst Application Development portfolio including the addition of new industry-specific IBM Ready Apps. It has also announced the opening of 18 new IBM MobileFirst studios around the world.The IBM MobileFirst Application Development portfolio offers tools for developers to create, deploy and manage mobile apps, on-premise or in the c...


IBM-to-Purchase-Cloudant-Database-as-a-service-(DBaaS)-Provider

IBM to Purchase Cloudant Database as a service (DBaaS) Provider


Saturday, March 22, 2014 by

IBM has announced an agreement to acquire Cloudant a database-as-a-service (DBaaS) provider. Cloudant, an active participant and contributor to the open source database community Apache CouchDBTM, offers elastic scalability and innovative mobile device synchronization through its JSON cloud-based data service which allows mobile and web developers to stor...


GenieDB-Helps-Define-What-Database-as-a-Service-Really-Is

GenieDB Helps Define What Database as a Service Really Is


Friday, March 14, 2014 by

What is Database as a Service (DbaaS)? It's cheating in the development game is what it is. But cheating in a good way. If you could deploy new databases quickly, cost-effectively, and without the hassles of database administration, and all the while taking credit for all that good work, well it might not actually be cheating but at the very least, it’s smart.So all of ...


KuroBase-Becomes-The-First-Company-Ever-to-Offer-Fully-Managed-DBaaS-Hosting-hosting-of-Couchbase

KuroBase Becomes The First Company Ever to Offer Fully Managed DBaaS Hosting hosting of Couchbase


Friday, October 25, 2013 by

Silicon Valley startup KuroBase, Inc. recently launched its new Database-as-as-Service (DBaaS), a fully-managed cloud-based data store built specifically for use by web, game and mobile app developers. This is the first element in the KuroBase™ Orchestration Platform Architecture, allowing programmers to manage and control data stores with unlimited, elastic scalabilit...


Couchbase-Announces-Native-NoSQL-Database-for-Mobile-App-Development

Couchbase Announces Native NoSQL Database for Mobile App Development


Friday, September 13, 2013 by

Efforts to bring JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) to mobile app development has taken a step forward with the announcement of Couchbase’s JSON Anywhere program allowing developers to bring JSON on the device, on the wire, and in the cloud. The announcement is a movement forward on the company’s efforts to drive the development of occasionally connected, data intensive ...