Rackspace and Clustrix Provide Fast and Reliable Cloud Services to the Magento Ecosystem

Continued relationship supports the e-commerce market with a distributed database and comprehensive cloud solution

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - May 6, 2015 - Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed to meet the needs of large and fast growing e-commerce sites, today announced it has deepened its relationship with Rackspace® (NYSE:RAX), the #1 managed cloud company. Rackspace provides Magento merchants with a fast and reliable cloud solution and Clustrix provide a scalable database.

“Rackspace is not only a proven leader in the cloud, they’re also a proven channel partner,” said Mike Azevedo, Clustrix CEO. “Using Rackspace managed cloud services lets us provide Magento merchants with a scalable solution in the cloud, allowing e-commerce merchants to optimize their growing businesses.”

A Magento technology partner, ClustrixDB is a MySQL-compatible distributed database architected to scale with high performance, reliability and resilience. ClustrixDB is optimized for fast-growing e-commerce vendors and grows larger by simply adding commodity server hardware. By automatically rebalancing the load and managing transactions, ClustrixDB ensures that Magento sites don’t slow down or crash. For seasonal changes in demand, online vendors can simply add the capacity needed via FLEX licensing.

“Rackspace is excited to work with Clustrix and expand our managed cloud offering to them,” said Chris Rallo, director of global partner programs and strategy at Rackspace.

Rackspace’s e-commerce hosting platform helps vendor’s online store running at peak performance. A managed cloud lets e-commerce merchants tap the power of the cloud to reach strategic business goals without the frustration, cost and time of managing it.