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SkySQL is the first database-as-a-service (DBaaS) to unlock the full power of MariaDB Platform in the cloud, extending it’s powerful enterprise features with unrivaled ease of use and first-in-class innovation. Engineered for mission-critical applications and enterprise governance, SkySQL does away with common limitations and combines automation with the expertise and experience necessary to support production deployments in the cloud.
Deploy a transactional database service with replication, automatic failover and persistent storage configured out of the box.
Or, an analytical database service with parallel processing and low-cost object storage (e.g., S3) for high performance analytics at any scale.
And for modern applications requiring fast transactions, historical data and more powerful analytics, deploy a hybrid database service.
SkySQL is the only DBaaS that allows you to run on the latest version of MariaDB Platform so you don’t have to work around missing features or wait for improvements.
SkySQL is the only DBaaS to offer the full functionality and power of MariaDB Platform, including columnar storage, automatic failover with transaction replay and clustering.
SkySQL performs zero-downtime operations and supports zero-interruption failover so you never have to worry about applications being disrupted by maintenance or outages.
SkySQL is the first DBaaS to support hybrid transactional/analytical processing and mission-critical workloads with MariaDB Enterprise Server, MariaDB ColumnStore and MariaDB MaxScale.
SkySQL is the first DBaaS to run MariaDB Platform on Kubernetes, creating a foundation for multi- and hybrid-cloud deployments and enabling features such as self-healing.
SkySQL is the first DBaaS to harness the power and reliability of ServiceNow for the enterprise-wide inventory and workflow management of database infrastructure and services.
MariaDB SkyDBA and SRE teams must go through an ident proxy and jump server in order to perform maintenance and support operations on behalf of customers.
The SkySQL operations environment logs every action taken by MariaDB SkyDBAs and SREs in order to provide customers with full visibility regarding operations and access.
SkySQL deploys customer databases to their own private Kubernetes cluster, and restricts database access to whitelisted IP addresses with encrypted connections.
SkySQL customers can request custom, reusable templates called recipes to deploy databases with custom instance sizes and more advanced topologies.
SkySQL customers get technical and consultative support, and with the SkyDBA option, can offload database administration to cloud-certified MariaDB experts.
SkySQL is engineered to support multi- and hybrid-cloud deployments and to run with as few resources as possible, and at the lowest price/performance ratio, in the cloud.
MariaDB provides world-class support, technical and consultative, with a global support team backed by the people who wrote the code, MariaDB engineers. In addition, MariaDB has a dedicated team of remote DBAs and enterprise architects to help customers meet both business and technology goals, in a pinch or on a long-term basis.
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