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NuoDB Announces Major New Release Of Leading Distributed Database

NuoDB Blackbirds Release 2.0 delivers groundbreaking, geo-distributed capabilities for VoIP customer Fathom Voice

Cambridge, MA – October 16, 2013 – NuoDB, Inc., the NewSQL leader in distributed database technology, announces the general availability of NuoDB Blackbirds Release 2.0 during a live webcast at 1 PM (ET) today. The event will feature demonstrations of Release 2.0 and a customer’s first implementation of NuoDB as a single logical database deployed in multiple geographies globally.

The customer,Fathom Voice, an innovative software-as-a-service provider, needed a SQL database that was architected for the reality of today’s global communications requirements, such as low latency and automated redundancy. They selected NuoDB and the implementation of their global VoIP platform began this summer.

Live Streamed Webcast To Feature NuoDB Customer Fathom Voice

Fathom Voice CEO, Cameron Weeks, and CTO, Bracken Fields, had a vision of providing customers with a single VoIP solution across geographically dispersed offices and for their customers’ many employees who travel extensively. The databases they had evaluated and tried did not fulfill their requirements.

During the webcast, NuoDB CEO Barry Morris and Weeks will discuss how NuoDB helped Fathom Voice solve these challenges and achieve the benefits they now accrue from their NuoDB deployment in Amazon Web Services (AWS) datacenters.

A complete list of the many new features in Release 2.0 can be found at thislink.

Registrationis required to attend the live event. It will also be available in archivehere.

Supporting Quotes

“We needed a single, logical database that could be shared across multiple Amazon AWS servers in different geographies; updated in real-time; and automatically scaled out during peak demand to handle increased traffic, then back in during off peak hours,” stated Cameron Weeks, CEO and Co-Founder of Fathom Voice. “Only NuoDB could give us all this.”

“I'm excited to be partnered with Fathom Voice. The Fathom Voice application is typical of modern applications: web-scale, distributed and continuously available. Building a highly concurrent, distributed application that runs in multiple AWS regions requires a distributed database. Customers with those kinds of needs love NuoDB,” stated Barry Morris, CEO and Co-Founder of NuoDB, Inc.

"NuoDB is the most elegant database I've seen in a long time. It has a very powerful and innovative architecture, which demands attention," said Robin Bloor, Principal Analyst,The Bloor Group.

About Fathom Voice

Headquartered in Indiana, Fathom Voice is a software-as-a-service company that helps businesses communicate and connect better with their customers. Fathom Voice builds voice solutions and applications that are especially suited for sales, marketing and operations professionals, giving them the tools to better understand their clients and prospective customers, while giving managers, VPs and executives the ability to monitor and monetize call analytics, team performance and client insights.

Fathom Voice’s solutions are easily customizable and scalable, and essentially exist to make people’s jobs easier. Fathom works with companies of any size and in any industry, providing them with better, faster and easier ways to communicate with their customers, whether internally, across the country or on the other side of the globe. In just six years, the company has deployed its SaaS solutions throughout the United States and in Singapore, Australia, The United Kingdom and Canada; they are poised to deploy in three additional countries next year.

About NuoDB

Everyday businesses face serious challenges coping with global application deployments and maintaining business continuity across multiple geographies while also providing their customers outstanding application performance. NuoDB leads the industry with a distributed database management system (DBMS) proven to solve these challenges.

NuoDB provides a unique combination of scale-out performance, continuous availability and geo-distributed data management. It’s a single, logical database that can be easily deployed in multiple geographic locations. This critical capability is unavailable from any other vendor.

Launched in 2010 by industry-renowned database architect Jim Starkey and accomplished software CEO Barry Morris, the company is based in Cambridge, MA. Used by thousands of developers worldwide, NuoDB’s customers include automotive after-market giant AutoZone, NorthPoint Solutions, Fathom Voice, Platform28 and other innovative organizations.

The company is the recipient of numerous, prestigious 2013 industry awards including Gartner Cool Vendor and The Red Herring Top 100