Amazon DynamoDB

ScyllaDB Unveils One-Step Migration from Amazon DynamoDB to Scylla NoSQL Database

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

Scylla Migrator uses Spark to duplicate existing tables, automatically capturing the live stream of changes and directing them to the Scylla database.

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  • Scylla Migrator uses Spark to duplicate existing tables, automatically capturing the live stream of changes and directing them to the Scylla database.
  • Organizations using DynamoDB can now quickly move to hybrid or multi-cloud database deployments, with some data on DynamoDB servers and some on Scylla with complete synchronization.
  • Scylla Migrator supports entire DynamoDB database migrations as well.
  • API-compatible with Apache Cassandra and Amazon DynamoDB, Scylla embraces a shared-nothing approach that increases throughput and storage capacity as much as 10X.

SnapLogic Achieves Amazon Redshift Ready Designation

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 2:05pm

SnapLogic , provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform , today announced that it has achieved the Amazon Redshift Ready designation, part of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Ready Program.

Key Points: 
  • SnapLogic , provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform , today announced that it has achieved the Amazon Redshift Ready designation, part of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Ready Program.
  • Achieving the Amazon Redshift Ready designation differentiates SnapLogic as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member with a product integrating with Amazon Redshift and is generally available and fully supported for AWS customers.
  • Achieving Amazon Redshift Ready status is an important development for SnapLogic and our customers, said Craig Stewart, CTO at SnapLogic.
  • With SnapLogic, Kaplan has created their own data lake within Amazon Redshift, and ingested data from Amazon Kinesis, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon DynamoDB, and AWS Lambda.

Discord Chooses Scylla as Its Core Storage Layer

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 4:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced that Discord is migrating its production data to the Scylla Enterprise NoSQL database.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced that Discord is migrating its production data to the Scylla Enterprise NoSQL database.
  • As Discord has grown over the last five years, Scylla has been able to scale with us.
  • The Discord team was able to confidently deploy their services on Scylla thanks to Scyllas straightforward control surfaces for installation, configuration and monitoring.
  • Fully compatible with Apache Cassandra and Amazon DynamoDB, Scylla embraces a shared-nothing approach that increases throughput and storage capacity as much as 10X that of Cassandra.

ScyllaDB Adds Amazon DynamoDB-compatible API to Database-as-a-Service Offering

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 4:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced that it has added its recently launched Amazon DynamoDB-compatible API, Alternator , to Scylla Cloud, the fully managed version of its NoSQL database.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced that it has added its recently launched Amazon DynamoDB-compatible API, Alternator , to Scylla Cloud, the fully managed version of its NoSQL database.
  • Running the same workloads as Amazon DynamoDB and Google Cloud BigTable, Scylla Cloud comes in at roughly one-fifth the cost.
  • Built on Scylla Enterprise, Scylla Cloud handles petabytes of data, performing millions of operations per second with predictable low latencies.
  • "Scylla Cloud gives us a fully managed database that frees us from having to spend valuable engineering time on DB operations.

ScyllaDB Announces 4.0 Release of Its Open Source NoSQL Database

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 1:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced Scylla Open Source 4.0, the latest major release of its high-performance NoSQL database for real-time big data workloads.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., May 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ScyllaDB today announced Scylla Open Source 4.0, the latest major release of its high-performance NoSQL database for real-time big data workloads.
  • This release marks a significant milestone, as the company has moved beyond feature parity with Apache Cassandra, now also serving as an open source drop-in, no-lock-in alternative to Amazon DynamoDB.
  • Scylla Open Source 4.0 builds on Scyllas close-to-the-hardware design, which enables optimal use of modern server infrastructure.
  • Performance comparisons show Scylla Open Source 4.0 delivers more than 5X higher throughput and nearly 10X lower P99 latencies than the upcoming Apache Cassandra 4.0 release.

Apptio Expands Strategic Relationship with Amazon Web Services

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 2:00pm

Given Apptio's unique needs and existing workloads, Apptio used its Hybrid Business Management application to determine its selection of AWS.

Key Points: 
  • Given Apptio's unique needs and existing workloads, Apptio used its Hybrid Business Management application to determine its selection of AWS.
  • Apptio will continue to use its industry-leading IT financial management solutions, most notably Apptio Cloudability, to understand its cloud spending patterns and evaluate the benefits of all CSPs.
  • Additionally, Apptio IT Planning and Agile Investment Management will further expand use of AWS across Amazon EC2, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), and Amazon DynamoDB to accelerate the IT planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes of Apptio customers.
  • Apptio Cloudability and Hybrid Business Management will increase use of Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, and analytics and machine learning (ML) services such as Amazon Athena, Amazon Elasticsearch Service, and Amazon SageMaker to provide enhanced cloud cost management, migration, and optimization solutions to customers.

DataSunrise, Inc. Achieves Amazon Redshift Ready designation

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 7:00pm

SEATTLE, Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Achieving the Amazon Redshift Ready designation differentiates DataSunrise Database Security as an Advanced Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN) that provides specialized demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success with specific focus on a DataSunrise product integrating with Amazon Redshift, and is generally available and fully supported for AWS customers.

Key Points: 
  • SEATTLE, Dec. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Achieving the Amazon Redshift Ready designation differentiates DataSunrise Database Security as an Advanced Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN) that provides specialized demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success with specific focus on a DataSunrise product integrating with Amazon Redshift, and is generally available and fully supported for AWS customers.
  • "DataSunrise is proud to achieve Amazon Redshift Ready status," commented Boris Tamarkin, chief executive of DataSunrise.
  • About DataSunrise, Inc. - DataSunrise is an Advanced Technology Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN).
  • DataSunrise helps customers add an additional layer of security to Amazon Redshift, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Athena, and Amazon Elasticsearch, among other databases.

Rockset Partners with Tableau to Power Real-Time Dashboards on NoSQL Data

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 2:00pm

Making it possible to capture NoSQL data from sources such as Apache Kafka and Amazon DynamoDB, Rockset provides seamless access to new data types and formats, allowing Tableau users to realize the full potential of operational monitoring and analytics on their business data.

Key Points: 
  • Making it possible to capture NoSQL data from sources such as Apache Kafka and Amazon DynamoDB, Rockset provides seamless access to new data types and formats, allowing Tableau users to realize the full potential of operational monitoring and analytics on their business data.
  • Today, businesses are challenged to understand the full story of their data as they fail to capture NoSQL data from databases like DynamoDB and event-streaming platforms like Kafka.
  • Developers and data engineers can run complex queries with the full power of SQL and, using Rocksets JDBC connector, enable visualizations that include NoSQL data from DynamoDB in Tableau dashboards in real time.
  • Using Rocksets JDBC connector, business teams are able to visualize real-time event streams that include NoSQL data in Tableau.

Stackery Launches Global Partner Program to Accelerate Well-Architected Serverless Application Delivery

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 2:00pm

Serverless workflow company Stackery has announced the launch of the Stackery Partner Program, a global initiative to empower solution integrators with application development practices to deliver fully realized serverless applications to customers using the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well-Architected Framework.

Key Points: 
  • Serverless workflow company Stackery has announced the launch of the Stackery Partner Program, a global initiative to empower solution integrators with application development practices to deliver fully realized serverless applications to customers using the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well-Architected Framework.
  • Existing partners report that with Stackery, developers can more easily translate existing application architecture knowledge to AWS serverless application building blocks such as AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Kinesis, and AWS Fargate.
  • Stackery has lessened the pain in onboarding customers and reduced any risk related to adopting a serverless model.
  • The Stackery Partner Program will also help Stackery to enter new markets around the world as more businesses realize the powerful capabilities that Stackery and AWS together provide.

ScyllaDB Secures $25 Million to Open Source Amazon DynamoDB-compatible API

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 1:00pm

Already outstripping Apache Cassandra, ScyllaDB will use the new funds to offer a better, faster open source alternative to Amazon DynamoDB.

Key Points: 
  • Already outstripping Apache Cassandra, ScyllaDB will use the new funds to offer a better, faster open source alternative to Amazon DynamoDB.
  • Expanding on that effort, ScyllaDB today launched an API that enables DynamoDB users to effortlessly migrate to ScyllaDBs free open source database.
  • Remaining true to our open source roots, were now providing an OSS, upstream-first alternative to the popular DynamoDB database.
  • The round was led by Eight Roads Ventures and brings the total amount raised by ScyllaDB to date to $60 million.