SoftLayer & 10gen Launch Fully Engineered MongoDB Systems
Based on 10gen’s New Cloud Subscription Offering, SoftLayer to Offer Certified MongoDB Systems with Convenient Pay-as-You-Go Pricing, Unified Billing and Support
New York and Dallas—December 4, 2012—10gen, the MongoDB company, and SoftLayer Technologies, a leading provider of global cloud infrastructure, today announced the general availability of new on-demand MongoDB production-class systems available across SoftLayer’s global cloud infrastructure. The companies collaborated to engineer the systems, including optimized hardware and OS configurations, automated deployment of multi-data center clusters, and integrated monitoring and support. MongoDB Cloud Subscriptions is a new offering from 10gen of certified pre-built MongoDB systems.SoftLayer’s MongoDB systems will allow organizations to start using MongoDB more quickly by provisioning a complete solution set through SoftLayer’s portal or API for ease of management, administration and support. The flexible pay-as-you-go service simplifies the buying process and enables organizations to swiftly deploy highly scalable and available production-grade systems, accelerating the speed of deployment of big data applications and providing greater business agility. When customers purchase MongoDB systems from SoftLayer, they receive:
- Easy to design, order, and provision MongoDB environments making it simple to create and configure customized MongoDB clusters at the push of a button
- High performance and superior reliability using pre-engineered systems that are optimized for running MongoDB including dedicated bare metal servers
- MongoDB Gold Subscription Edition which includes subscriber edition features, 24x7 unlimited phone and web support, emergency patches and a commercial license
- Pay-as-you-go pricing providing the flexibility of monthly billing and no long-term contracts
10gen is the company behind MongoDB, the leading NoSQL database. MongoDB is the open-source, document-oriented database that is quickly reshaping the overall database market due to the popularity of its agile and scalable approach among developers and IT professionals for new applications in the cloud and beyond. 10gen leads MongoDB development, supports the global MongoDB community and provides commercial subscriptions, support, consulting and training plus a free, cloud-based MongoDB monitoring service called MMS.For more information, visit www.10gen.com.
About SoftLayer, an IBM Company
SoftLayer, an IBM Company, operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for Internet scale. With 100,000 devices under management, 13 data centers in the United States, Asia, and Europe and a global footprint of network points of presence, SoftLayer provides Infrastructure-as-a-Service to leading-edge customers ranging from Web startups to global enterprises. SoftLayer’s modular architecture provides unparalleled performance and control, with a full-featured API and sophisticated automation controlling a flexible unified platform that seamlessly spans physical and virtual devices, and a worldwide network for secure, low-latency communications. For more information, please visit softlayer.com.
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