Database Vendor Enhances Clustering for IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server

Tuesday Sep 29th 2009 by DatabaseJournal.com Staff

xkoto has released a new version of its GRIDSCALE software for IBM DB2 and Microsoft SQL Server with new clustering technology. The company's technology is also available on Amazon EC2, a move that could help organizations overcome barriers to running in the cloud, officials say.

[From eWeek]

Database virtualization vendor xkoto has its eye on enhancing cloud computing and cluster management for Microsoft SQL Server and IBM DB2.

The company released GRIDSCALE 5.1, the latest version of its software, today with a new cluster management system to improve the performance of transaction processing applications. For organizations pursuing cloud computing, xkoto took the step of making the software available on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), a move that could help push IBM DB2 and Microsoft SQL Server adoption in the cloud by allowing enterprises to overcome limitations on server capacity and a lack of shared storage.

The article continues at http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Database/Database-Vendor-Enhances-Clustering-for-IBM-DB2-Microsoft-SQL-Server-312882/

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