May 24, 2011 08:14 ET

Zimory and SkySQL Agree Partnership for zimory®scale; the Innovative Cloud Elasticity Tool for Databases

- Zimory expands its international footprint to grow its advanced software that brings elasticity to databases in the Cloud.

- SkySQL will benefit from reselling and servicing a unique software suite for managing clouds.

- SkySQL customers will benefit from excellent service and technology that will bring a new degree of extensibility and customization to relational databases.

BERLIN, GERMANY--(Marketwire - May 24, 2011) - Berlin-based Cloud company Zimory announced an expansion of its growing international footprint in Europe and America with SkySQL; the leading alternative source for software, services and support for the MySQL® database and related technologies. This strategic partnership for Zimory offers a perfect complement to their innovative software, zimory®scale which in its simplest form "allows your database to breath". The company claims that they have yet to see another software product in the Cloud market that delivers the same degree of extensibility and customization for relational databases as zimory®scale.

Zimory selected SkySQL for their superior expertise, quality of support, and cost-effectiveness when it comes to managing MySQL databases. Rüdiger Bauman, CEO, Zimory said "SkySQL's reference architecture for MySQL, operating low cost in cloud environments is leading-edge. They are the perfect partner for global services of Zimory's product line especially for zimory®scale."

The partnership will unite a joint sales and services effort for Europe and America, and later in Asia. Ulf Sandberg, CEO, SkySQL stated, "Zimory's elastic Cloud database offering allows SkySQL to differentiate itself and to bring the first true Cloud database to market." Zimory's customers will benefit from extensive offerings from an experienced services company, in conjunction with Zimory's cutting-edge Cloud software suite.

About Zimory

Zimory provides dynamic, independent and elastic cloud management technology that enables Enterprise Companies to transform their virtualized data centers into Cloud Services infrastructures and Cloud Service Provider's to setup and offer high quality Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).

Zimory's "Carrier Grade" Cloud product suite delivers a secure, fully flexible, scalable and interoperable, end-to-end solution for private, public, hybrid and database cloud. For more information visit www.zimory.com

About SkySQL Ab

SkySQL Ab, the company behind the SkySQL™ Enterprise subscription, is the first choice in affordable MySQL® database solutions for the enterprise and cloud. Founded by former executives, personnel, and investors of MySQL AB, SkySQL Ab is an open source software company committed to furthering the future development of MySQL database technologies, while delivering cost-effective database solutions and exceptional customer service. SkySQL Ab's customers include ATOS Worldline, Canal+, Deutsche Telekom, Easyflirt.com, FHE3, Lotte.com, Nordic Growth Market (NGM), Richemont and Virgin Mobile. SkySQL's worldwide headquarters is located in Helsinki, Finland. The company has operations in Asia, Europe and North America. For more information, please call 1(877) 303-5799, or visit www.skysql.com, and follow conversations at www.twitter.com/skysql_ab.

MySQL is a registered trademark of Oracle and/or its affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners

SkySQL is not affiliated with MySQL.

Contact Information

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    Helen Edwards
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