ClearDB Unveils Fully Managed, Multi-Cloud, Single Tenant Database System for the Enterprise

DALLAS, Texas – January 31, 2018 – ClearDB, a pioneer in native enterprise cloud database technologies, today announced new feature enhancements to its single tenant, G5 fully managed database.  With its latest capabilities, ClearDB G5 provides improved automation, increased reliability through Linux virtual machines and the ability to monitor and control 34 points of telemetry […]

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Optimizing Your eCommerce Site with a Managed Database Service

According to the National Retail Federation, online retail will grow 8-12% in 2017 – up to three times higher than the growth rate of the broader retail industry as a whole. As more people shop online and we head into the busiest shopping season of the year, retailers must ensure that their eCommerce sites are […]

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ClearDB Named Data Management and Analysis Trend-Setting Product for 2018 by Database Trends and Applications Magazine

DALLAS, Texas – December 11, 2017 – ClearDB, a pioneer in native enterprise cloud database technologies, today announced that Database Trends and Applications magazine (DBTA) has named ClearDB’s database-as-a-service solution to its Data Management and Analysis 2018 list of trend-setting products.  The list recognizes products in the marketplace that are both innovative and effective in helping customers […]

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Managed Application Services – The New Path to Profitability for Today’s IaaS Providers

IT organizations are turning to cloud computing to continue achieving their goals and objectives, and to provide more effectively sourced and consumed IT services for their business users and customers alike. Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) providers have proven to be the key enabler to this business trend and are now leveraging their infrastructure expertise to promote and […]

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IBM Changes Impacting Databases Created from the IBM Marketplace

Note: No Impact to IBM Bluemix Catalog Users The IBM Marketplace is going through some changes, and if you’ve spun up ClearDB services through the IBM Marketplace in the past then you’ve no doubt received notice from IBM that your database plan will be suspended on July 15th. To be clear, this change only affects […]

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Quick Start Guide: ClearDB for Managed MySQL on Bluemix

ClearDB is fully compatible with MySQL-powered applications running on the IBM Cloud.  Our popular Community Edition plans are integrated with Bluemix PaaS and run on Bluemix Infarstructure (formerly Softlayer), allowing you to quickly select and spin-up a database plan from inside the Bluemix environment. Note: If you prefer you can also create an account here […]

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Delivering Simple, Low Cost, In-Memory Computing Benefits

It seems everyone is adopting in-memory technologies these days, and it’s no wonder. With soaring mountains of data, ever-expanding concurrency demands, and the well-recognized value of analytics management; many understand that in-memory achieves the fastest, most responsive compute capabilities for these tasks today.  Solid-state-disks don’t even come close to in-memory’s performance.  Consequently, companies are innovating […]

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Denise McElroy add to CRN 2017 Women of the Channel list

ClearDB’s Denise McElroy Recognized as a CRN 2017 Women of the Channel DALLAS, Texas – June 1, 2017 – ClearDB, a pioneer in cloud database technologies, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Denise McElroy, ClearDB’s global channel marketing director, to its prestigious 2017 Women of the Channel list. McElroy […]

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Troubleshooting Performance Issues

Powerful, multi-core CPU’s; fast, high-capacity networks; and well-balanced storage tiers often hide the real culprits of a data center’s performance bottlenecks. Most problems result from inefficient application code, poor system services and software designs; and less than optimal database, operating system, and virtual machine configurations. In fact, studies have found that more than 75% of […]

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ClearDB Ranked a “Contender” in Forrester Wave Database-as-a-Service Report

ClearDB made its debut in “The Forrester Wave™: Database-as-a-Service Q1 2017” report last week and was ranked as a “contender” in the overall database-as-a-service (DBaaS) market. Forrester Research evaluated the strengths and weaknesses of 13 of the top DBaaS vendors to see how they stacked up against one another. Forrester only included Wave vendors that […]

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