NuoDB Announces AWS Quickstart Kit at AWS re:Invent 2014

Company streamlines evaluations of leading NewSQL cloud database. Also at re:Invent NuoDB CTO to speak at Fireside Chat.

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA – November 11, 2014 - NuoDB, the leader in webscale distributed database technology, today announced the availability of an AWS Quickstart Kit at Booth 551 at the AWS re:Invent conference, The Venetian, Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Quickstart Kit is available for free download on GitHub at: https://github.com/nuodb/aws-quickstart

Quickstart makes it easy to deploy NuoDB in a scale-out AWS configuration across multiple hosts in multiple regions, for an efficient, time-saving evaluation of NuoDB on EC2.

Users answer a few questions posed in Quickstart to automatically provision a fully-functional NuoDB domain by:

  • Creating security groups in the regions they specify

  • Starting as many EC2 instances as requested and installing NuoDB on each

  • Configuring NuoDB to operate in all regions

  • Installing a complete set of administrative tools, samples, and demos.

With Quickstart users are also able to:

  • Explore NuoDB’s unique architecture and Automation Console

  • Start developing or porting an application

  • Populate and query the a pre-provisioned, sample database

  • Explore a built-in demo application.

Also at re:Invent

NuoDB CTO, Seth Proctor, will be speaking at a “CTO to CTO Fireside Chat” with Dr. Werner Vogels, Amazon.com CTO, at 3:15 PM PT, November 13, 2014, Level Two, Titian 2306, The Venetian, Las Vegas. The event is open to attendees with a full conference pass.

Supporting quotes

“AWS is synonymous with the cloud. NuoDB has harnessed that familiarity with AWS to provide users with a streamlined way to evaluate the scale-out performance, high availability and geo-distributed features that differentiate NuoDB from other cloud database management systems,” stated Dr. Michael Waclawiczek, NuoDB Vice President, Marketing and Operations.

About NuoDB

NuoDB was launched in 2010 by industry-renowned database architect Jim Starkey and accomplished software CEO Barry Morris to deliver a webscale distributed database management system that is specifically designed for the cloud and the modern datacenter.

Used by thousands of developers worldwide, NuoDB’s customers include automotive after-market giant AutoZone, Europe’s second largest ISV Dassault Systèmes, Zombie Studios and many other innovative organizations. NuoDB is cited for the second consecutive year on the leading analyst firm’s assessment of operational database management systems.

NuoDB is based in Cambridge, MA. For further information visit: nuodb.com.