MemSQL Community Edition Now Available on Popular Cloud Marketplaces

Self-service access to MemSQL in-memory, SQL database for Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure deployments enables users to easily build and scale applications in the cloud

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - August 4, 2015 - MemSQL (, the leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, today announced that MemSQL Community Edition is available on both the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace and the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Now anyone, from enterprise architects to developers, can deploy a cloud instance with the click of a button to harness the in-memory performance of MemSQL, as well as the full transactional and analytical features. Direct access to this innovative database technology means more companies can immediately participate in the world of real-time applications and analytics.

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MemSQL provides a familiar SQL interface that enables any AWS or Microsoft Azure user versed in SQL to immediately get started with advanced data analytics. Anytime, anywhere self-service access to MemSQL gives users the flexibility to build and scale applications in the cloud, taking advantage of the high performance and high volume capabilities of an in-memory database.

To experience maximum performance, users can run the Database Speed Test, a 30-second performance benchmark on MemSQL deployments to quickly test the infrastructure. Current users frequently push over 1 million inserts per second on a single virtual machine.

“Following the launch of MemSQL Community Edition, we are pleased to offer customers and partners complete deployment choices from on-premises to two of the world’s leading cloud platforms, all with the functionality and performance they have come to expect from MemSQL,” said Eric Frenkiel, co-founder and CEO of MemSQL. “Our advanced in-memory, relational architecture enables companies tackling intense data workloads to quickly generate impactful results.”

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“At VCare, we offer an end-to-end software solution for mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) requiring millisecond network response times to map phone usage and support customer SMS and calls via our online, real-time charging platform," said Sandip Mehra, President and Managing Partner at VCare. "With MemSQL, we can deploy large scale workloads on AWS to process hundreds of thousands of transactions per second and deliver real-time insights."

“We are seeing a wide range of companies, from Fortune 500 to small medium businesses, adopting cloud platforms to quickly scale in-memory capabilities,” said Nik Rouda, Analyst at Enterprise Strategy Group. “Cloud instances from AWS and Microsoft Azure provide the speed and agility necessary to process growing volumes of data, maximize efficiency, and enhance customers’ experiences.”


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About MemSQL

MemSQL is the leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics.

As a purpose built database for instant access to real-time and historical data, MemSQL uses a familiar SQL interface and a horizontally scalable distributed architecture that runs on commodity hardware or in the cloud.

Innovative enterprises use MemSQL to better predict and react to opportunities by extracting previously untapped value in their data to drive new revenue.

MemSQL is proven in production environments across hundreds of nodes in high velocity Big Data environments.

Based in San Francisco, MemSQL is a Y Combinator company funded by prominent investors including Accel Partners, Khosla Ventures, First Round Capital and Data Collective. Follow us @MemSQL or visit at

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