Clustrix Turns to Rackspace to Provide a Reliable and Scalable Hosting Infrastructure for its SQL Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) for Big Data
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Jul 18, 2012 – Clustrix today announced it has joined the partner program of Rackspace® Hosting (NYSE: RAX), the service leader in cloud computing. Rackspace will host the Clustrix high-performance SQL database-as-a service (DBaaS) offering, also announced today.
“Our DBaaS customers need a solid and reliable cloud infrastructure on which to grow their businesses, and Rackspace is the service leader in cloud computing,” said Sergei Tsarev, CTO and co-founder of Clustrix. “Rackspace’s unparalleled managed hosting expertise, backed by its Fanatical Support®, provides the best of all worlds for our customers building Big Data applications at the intersection of Big Data, Cloud and Agile development.”
The Clustrix DBaaS offering extends Clustrix’s scalability, performance and availability to the cloud, and it introduces simple, transparent database pricing without limitations for Big Data applications in the cloud.
“Rackspace is proud to have Clustrix join our partner program and to serve as the hosting solution for Clustrix’s first cloud-based offering,” said Christopher Rajiah, vice president of worldwide channel sales at Rackspace. “We are pleased to provide Fanatical Support to our partners and their respective customers, and we look forward to ongoing collaboration with Clustrix.”