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Helios by MemSQL

Experience the best-in-class speed, capability, and reliability of MemSQL, available instantly and on-demand in the cloud.

A Fully-Managed, On-Demand, & Elastic Cloud Database

MemSQL Helios delivers instant, effortless access to the world’s fastest, most scalable data platform for operational analytics, machine learning and AI. Get MemSQL’s best-in-class speed, scale, and capability without the headaches of installing, configuring, and maintaining software. Helios is available in public cloud environments around the world.
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Effortless Deployment & Elastic Scale
Get the full capabilities of MemSQL with one-click deployment and easy cloud scalability
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Superior TCO vs. Legacy & CSPs
Dramatically cheaper to buy & operate than either legacy data platforms or public cloud databases
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Multi-Cloud & Hybrid Flexibility
Avoid cloud lock-in with a database available across public cloud providers and on-premise environments

Effortless Deployment & SCALE

Create & Manage Clusters with Point-and-Click Ease

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Easy Deployment
Create clusters instantly with a click
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Monitor Cluster Health
Use visual tools to see emerging trends
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Optimize & Tune Queries
Maximize performance with a powerful editor

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Experience the best-in-class speed, capability, and reliability of MemSQL, available instantly and on-demand in the cloud.

How it Works

MemSQL is a distributed, highly-scalable SQL database that can run anywhere. We deliver maximum performance for transactional and analytical workloads with familiar relational models
Helios Ecosystem Architecture Diagram
MemSQL is a scalable SQL database that ingests data continuously to perform operational analytics for the front lines of your business. Ingest millions of events per second with ACID transactions while simultaneously analyzing billions of rows of data in relational SQL, JSON, geospatial, and full-text search formats.

How Helios Compares to the Competition

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MemSQL
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BIGQUERY
Google
MYSQL
Managed MySQL & PostgreSQL
AZURE SQL
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Low Latency
Highly-concurrent for analytic queries on data larger than 1 TB
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Flexible Storage
Types including; rowstore, columnstore and reference tables
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In-Memory
In-memory queries and upserts
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Vectorized
Vectorized columnstore execution
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Distributed
Distributed Parallel query execution
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Dynamic Compression
Dynamic columnstore compression
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Encoded Operations
Operations on encoded columnstore data
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Ingest
Distributed parallel data ingest
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MySQL wire compatible
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To get a full comparison against the following databases contact us.

Accelerate and Simplify Data Ingestion

MemSQL Studio Data Injest
MemSQL delivers ultimate data ingestion performance at scale and supports built in batch loading and real time data pipelines
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Programmatic Pipelines
Build sophisticated for enrichment operations, eliminating the cost and complexity of ETL tooling
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Exactly-Once Semantics
Achieve guaranteed message delivery of streaming data for accurate reporting and analysis
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Pipelines for Data Lakes
Continuously ingest data from HDFS and accelerate analytic performance using familiar ANSI SQL
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Streaming Inputs
Apache Kafka, Apache Spark
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Database Inputs
MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, Postgres, Teradata, Redshift
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Storage Inputs
Amazon S3, HDFS

Experience Latency-Free Analytics

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low latency
MemSQL lets you achieve ultra fast query response across both live and historical data using familiar ANSI SQL
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Sophisticated Insights
Perform ad hoc analysis with business intelligence tools, run machine learning algorithms for real-time scoring, perform geoanalytic queries in real time
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Geospatial Support
Store, query, and index geographic data types including polygons and points to support area, distance, location analytics in real-time
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JSON Optimized
Store and query JSON data as a column-type to efficiently store and analyze multi-attribute objects
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Workload Management
Automatically deliver reliable database performance while under high concurrency – to easily support more users and queries
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Full-Text Search
Deliver fast, scalable full text-search applications with keyword-based and regular query conditions in a single SQL statement
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Multi-Statement Transactions
Multi-statement transactions allow a set of DML statements to be combined into a single transaction
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Compiled Queries
Repeat queries are compiled into low level machine code to deliver record breaking response for analytic queries
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Fully Distributed Joins
Scale out fully distributed JOINs across any table and column for simple efficient query access

Improve Reliability with Durable Data

Unlimited Scale
Our highly-scalable, distributed system balances data and queries across a cluster of cloud instances or commodity hardware for maximum performance, concurrency, and availability
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Distributed Storage
Store and process data across clusters of machines to maximize resilience and performance leveraging memory and disk infrastructure
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Big Data Capacity
Store petabytes of data on low cost disk and cloud storage for archive requirements while maintaining instant retrieval for fast deep analysis
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Massively Parallel
Scale out shared nothing architecture provides a robust parallel execution engine for read and write queries delivering ultra-fast performance
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Full Durability to Disk
Write transactions directly to disk or write to memory with full data persistence and archiving
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In-Memory or On-Disk Tables
Use memory for transactional workloads and cleanup while using disk for historical data and analysis
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Compressed On-Disk Tables
Column store disk compression optimizes resources for storing up to petabytes of data

Simple to Setup and Configure with Built-in Monitoring

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MemSQL Studio Dashboard
Powerful management tooling accelerates deployment, backups, and administration tasks. MemSQL Studio provides an intuitive monitoring interface to quickly diagnose and assist query performance tuning.
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Monitor Performance and Capacity
Quickly see and diagnose query performance bottlenecks and compute resources to ensure optimal performance and availability
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High Availability
MemSQL holds a redundant copy of data to protect against data loss. Online replication ensures data consistency
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Scalable Multi-Tenancy
Deliver thousands of multi-tenant database instances for cloud applications, delivering premium data isolation and performance with minimal resources
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Backup and Scaling
Helios automatically backs up cluster once per day at 2am (local time of region). Helios administrators can perform more frequent manual backups to S3.

Comprehensive Security for Your Most Sensitive Data

Helios Security Layers
MemSQL meets or exceeds data security requirements, including managing the most classified data, without compromising database performance. Easily manage how users and roles access data to support workloads in complex organizations and regulated environments.
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IP Whitelisting
Ensure only devices you trust and have given access to, can access your cluster or your data.
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Encryption
Encrypted with TLS 1.2 to protect data being transferred from being intercepted during transit.
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Powered by Kubernetes
Ensuring clusters are isolated from each other and guaranteeing both confidentiality and integrity of your data.
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Auditing
MemSQL Helios keeps a copy of all internal logs ensuring there is a full audit trail.
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Authentication
Provision and control access within your organization and take responsibility for who can see what and when.
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Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
Efficiently manage simple or robust security configurations by user role and group while maintaining maximum performance

Compatibility with Your Existing Systems

Leverage the MySQL wire protocol or JDBC/ODBC interface to integrate MemSQL with the most popular data services and software tools. Deploy anywhere including on-premises or any cloud for ultimate infrastructure flexibility.
This is a sample of MemSQL integrations. To see how we fit with your systems, please Contact Us

Try Helios For Free

Your trial includes:

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    Full developer and admin access

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    Unlimited Databases

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    Unlimited Users

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    2 Helios Units

    (16vCPUs, 128 GB RAM, 2 TBs Storage)
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    Guided Tutorials, self-paced exercises & more

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