MariaDB Platform now Available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace

MariaDB Corporation’s MariaDB Enterprise Cluster with MaxScale platform is now available on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

“MariaDB Enterprise Cluster with MaxScale gives developers the enterprise-class availability and capabilities they need to provision and extend their applications in Azure within minutes, while maintaining compatibility with on-premises counterparts and enhancing availability and scalability.” said Mark Hill, VP for Open Source Sales and Marketing Strategy at Microsoft.

The scalable solution is based on MariaDB Enterprise and Galera Cluster and is integrated with MariaDB MaxScale.

Now designed to deploy on Microsoft Azure in just minutes, the platform continues the company’s efforts to meet accelerating customer demand for MariaDB technology and its growing adoption in hybrid cloud deployments.

The new offering comprises a three-node MariaDB Enterprise Cluster based on Galera clustering technology and MaxScale for enterprise-class scalability.

The solution is pre-configured for deployment to the Azure platform, with a simple interface that enables customers to deploy a clustered configuration quickly and easily.

The move will enable Azure customers to deploy a MariaDB cluster and MaxScale with minimal effort, benefit from the wide range of services provided by MaxScale for security, scaling and maintenance, and leverage the breadth and flexibility of the Azure cloud.

MariaDB Enterprise Cluster on Azure easily integrates with customers’ existing IT environments and it provides additional capabilities for improving security, scalability and maintenance.

“The demand for an enterprise-grade public cloud deployment of MariaDB has been growing within our user base," said Nishant Vyas, CTO of MariaDB. “To meet that demand we’re delivering the leading performance, security, and availability of MariaDB, with all the flexibility of the cloud.”

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