Instaclustr Advances PostgreSQL to General Availability on the Instaclustr Platform for Open Source Data Infrastructure Technologies
After a successful public preview, fully open source PostgreSQL is now available as an expert managed and supported solution
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., December 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Instacluster, which helps enterprises deliver applications at scale by leveraging and supporting their open source data infrastructure, today announced the general availability of PostgreSQL on the Instaclustr platform.
Backed by comprehensive PostgreSQL management that includes secure, end-to-end database monitoring, optimization and scaling, customers enjoy the benefits of open source Postgres without the risk of proprietary lockdowns or costly licensing . The general availability of Postgres on the Instaclustr platform comes after the public preview of the service completed for existing Instaclustr customers earlier this year. Postgres joins other fully open source solutions, including Apache Cassandra, Redis, Apache Kafka, and Open Search, as part of a complete ecosystem for customer data infrastructure needs.
PostgreSQL has gained popularity and deployment due to its scalability and flexibility. The world’s first relational-object database system, Postgres offers a particularly powerful and versatile solution applicable to a myriad of use cases. While Postgres’ ease of entry also contributes to its rapid adoption, the database becomes considerably more complex to manage at scale, requiring continuous optimization to maintain performance, security, profitability, and availability. In Postgres deployments involving critical business environments, proactive and continuous monitoring and tuning is necessary to ensure proper operation.
Instaclustr for PostgreSQL is designed to eliminate the costly overheads and risks common to organizations that operate the database in-house. The managed solution can deliver production-ready Postgres clusters in minutes, and as part of Instaclustr’s platform, Instaclustr for PostgreSQL includes 24×7 support and industry-leading SLAs. Critically, it also delivers PostgreSQL in its 100% open source version, continuing Instaclustr’s guaranteed open source commitment to ensure that customers always have full control over their code and data, and complete freedom over their code and data. -visit of the supplier or technical lock. This general availability of Instaclustr for PostgreSQL comes just a few months after the launch of Instaclustr acquisition of credativ, the global consulting company with over 20 years of experience providing full service and technical support for Postgres and other open source data infrastructure technologies.
In addition to Instaclustr for PostgreSQL, the company is launching an optional Application DBA support service designed to help customers maximize the impact of their Postgres deployments. Through this service, Instaclustr offers convenient DBA support designed to ensure customers’ application components receive the comprehensive support, maintenance, and optimization they need.
âPostgreSQL is a natural addition to the Instaclustr platform, as we continue to expand the data infrastructure ecosystem that we operate and support on behalf of our customers,â said Ben Slater, Chief Product Officer, Instaclustr. âPostgres is the world’s most popular object relational database, it is incredibly powerful as a fully open source technology, and it requires specialized expertise to be used optimally in enterprise environments, which allows us to provide significant value. From avoiding the costs and technical complexity of self-management, ensuring security, allowing the business to focus on application creation and innovation, we are excited to Introduce customers to the many reasons why Instaclustr for PostgreSQL is the best strategy for leveraging this powerful solution. . “
New customers are encouraged to start a Instaclustr free trial for PostgreSQL, or contact the Instaclustr Sales Team to start.
Instacluster helps organizations deliver applications at scale through its platform for open source technologies such as Apache CassandraÂ®, Apache KafkaÂ®, Apache Spark â¢, Redis â¢, OpenSearch â¢, Apache ZooKeeper â¢ and PostgreSQLÂ®. Instaclustr combines a complete data infrastructure environment with hands-on technology expertise to ensure continuous performance and optimization. By removing infrastructure complexity, Instaclustr enables organizations to focus their internal development and operations resources on building cutting-edge, customer-centric applications at a lower cost. Instaclustr clients include some of the largest and most innovative companies in the Fortune 500.
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