MemSQL Launches the “Database Speed Test” Through New Release of MemSQL Ops

Latest release of MemSQL Ops streamlines deployment and management; new speed test enables users to test how fast MemSQL can run on machines

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - June 30, 2015 - (IN-MEMORY COMPUTING SUMMIT) - MemSQL (, the leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, today announced the latest release of MemSQL Ops, which provides a simple graphical interface for MemSQL installation and cluster deployment, and a real-time view of key usage metrics in a cluster.

As part of the release, MemSQL Ops now offers users the unique ability to run a 30-second performance benchmark test on MemSQL deployments. The new database speed test creates a lightweight database table, inserts records as quickly as possible and performs basic analysis on the changing dataset in real-time.

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Additional features make it easier for users to implement MemSQL, including:

  • One-click to high availability: With one click, users seamlessly upgrade to high availability. After the upgrade operation completes, all data in a database cluster will have a replica in another MemSQL node.
  • Direct sign-up for MemSQL Enterprise Edition: Users who want to try MemSQL Enterprise can do so directly and quickly through the MemSQL Ops User Interface (UI).
  • HTTPS in web UI: Users are able to access MemSQL Ops through an HTTPS:// URL by adding SSL certificates in MemSQL Ops.
  • Additional Command Line Functions: Users can now create database backups, restore databases from existing backups, and change database root passwords through new scriptable commands.

“MemSQL is designed as a distributed system, emphasizing integral configurations across multiple nodes,” said Eric Frenkiel, co-founder and CEO of MemSQL. “MemSQL Ops simplifies this process for our users and the release enhancements come directly from valuable customer feedback across our community and enterprise editions.”


MemSQL Ops is available immediately for both Community and Enterprise Editions of MemSQL. Download MemSQL Community Edition for free, or try MemSQL now for 30-days by visiting

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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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