Tag: Cloud

Getting Started with MariaDB SkySQL and Smart Transactions

MariaDB SkySQL is the only database-as-a-service (DBaaS) that supports transactions, analytics and smart transactions (HTAP) for MariaDB. For developers, this means access to a wider range of data, enabling you…

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Survey reveals COVID-19 driving cloud adoption

COVID-19 has changed everything. That isn’t news. In May 2020, MariaDB conducted a global survey that looked at the initial COVID-19 impact on businesses moving to the cloud and IT…

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Lower cloud costs with custom instance types in SkySQL

DBaaS offerings like Amazon RDS require you to choose from a predefined set of instance types, and they’re often based on the underlying infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) instance types. In the case…

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Introducing SkySQL Power, the first tailored cloud DBaaS

Until today, there have always been difficult trade-offs between running a database on public or private infrastructure (e.g., Amazon EC2) and using a database-as-a-service (DBaaS). You can run databases on…

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Getting Started with MariaDB SkySQL for Analytics

MariaDB recently announced SkySQL, the first DBaaS (database-as-a-service) to unlock the power of the MariaDB Platform. You’re likely familiar with the traditional row-based storage that RDBMS platforms offer, and while…

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SkyDBA On Your Side

With the introduction of our SkySQL cloud database offering, we’ve launched SkyDBA to build on the success of the Remote DBA (RDBA) program that MariaDB has operated since the early…

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SkySQL and Life After Amazon Redshift, Part 2

We already gutted Amazon Redshift in Part 1, we might as well finish with a fatality. Yes, the Mortal Kombat in the arcade at the roller rink kind of fatality.…

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DBaaS, cloud and transparent query routing

More often than not, replicas are deployed for high availability and/or read scaling. If the primary fails, one of the replicas is promoted to primary. If there are lots of…

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Launching an Application with MariaDB SkySQL

Today we announced the immediate availability of MariaDB SkySQL, the first DBaaS (database-as-a-service) to unlock the full power of MariaDB Platform on an industry-leading, cloud-native architecture. SkySQL delivers the “MariaDB…

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Getting to know the capabilities and features in MariaDB SkySQL

SkySQL is the first database-as-a-service (DBaaS) to unlock the full power of MariaDB Platform in the cloud. Engineered for mission-critical applications and enterprise governance, the SkySQL cloud database is focused on…

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