DataStax Launches its Cloud Platform on Microsoft Azure

DataStax is releasing DataStax Managed Cloud on Microsoft Azure, eliminating operational data management tasks and allowing enterprises to focus on innovative projects.

DataStax Managed Cloud is the always-on data layer available on public cloud with secure, expert managed services, powered by Apache Cassandra. Azure is an open, flexible, enterprise-grade cloud computing platform.

DataStax Managed Cloud on Azure is a solution for customers who want a comprehensive hybrid-cloud data layer, that is fully managed by DataStax to build applications that are contextual, always-on, real-time, globally distributed, and scalable.

DataStax Managed Cloud on Azure allows enterprises to offload operational tasks, accelerate time to market, and have data autonomy with the choice and flexibility for hybrid architecture needs.

"Enterprises realize it is imperative to retain control and management of their own data to stay ahead of the competition, especially in today's Right-Now Economy, where data is their most important asset," said Matt Rollender, Vice President of Global Business Development at DataStax. "DataStax Managed Cloud on Microsoft Azure is ideal in this new reality. Our expanded collaboration allows enterprises to have a seamless move to the cloud and, most importantly, data autonomy. Plus, with DataStax Managed Cloud on Azure, enterprises will reap the benefits of our team of experts, who have run the largest deployments of DataStax Enterprise and Cassandra in the world."

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