FatCloud Announces New Free Community Edition of FatDB Plus Free Cloud Based Trial Environment To celebrate its lower pricing structure FatCloud has released the FatDB Community Edition: A new, free package for developers - plus a 14-day free cloud based trial environment
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today FatCloud, the developer of FatDB, the polyglot data store for Windows, released a new free package for developers called the FatDB Community Edition. And to celebrate, the creator of the .NET NoSQL and SQL Server integrated platform, announced new prices for FatDB's other packages that developers can download: The Standard and Enterprise Editions.
The new, free FatDB Community Edition is a fully functional version of the .NET NoSQL database, which offers capabilities including the easy-to-use FatDB Management Studio, a multi-node cache and easy integration with Microsoft SQL Server. These features enable developers to build production apps that scale from one to hundreds of servers. The Standard Edition offers these same capabilities with added enterprise class support SLA's*. The Enterprise Edition includes all these features plus multi-data center capabilities, advanced SQL Sync and the highest support SLA's. **
Additionally, FatCloud has partnered with CloudShare, a leading provider of virtual environments in the cloud, to provide a hosted evaluation. This enables developers who don't have access to server hardware to trial FatDB; to build their databases and applications in the cloud and to get online in minutes. This hosted solution gives customers free access for 14 days to a 4-node test and evaluation environment, preconfigured with FatDB, IIS, SQL Server and Visual Studio.
"We want to get FatDB into the hands of as many developers as possible so we're excited these initiatives do just that," said Ian Miller, President and CEO at FatCloud "FatDB gives Windows developers a highly scalable data store for e-commerce, mobile or web apps. It offers polyglot persistence and bi-directional sync to SQL Server, which enables SQL Server data to be forward integrated into these new apps. And, all without the need to re-develop legacy apps."
To see a side-by-side comparison of the features and pricing for each FatDB Edition, visit www.fatcloud.com/pricing.
* The Community and Standard Editions include the same features, however, with the Community Edition, the SLA and support are provided by the community. In the standard Edition, the SLA and support are provided by FatCloud.
** Multi-Data Center and Advanced SQL Sync will be available for the Enterprise Edition in Q2 2014.
FatCloud is the developer of FatDB, the polyglot NoSQL database for Windows. FatDB works with Microsoft SQL Server to allow relational as well as NoSQL access to an integrated data store that can scale to hundreds of servers. FatDB is the only native .NET NoSQL database that includes an integrated work queue, file management system, high-speed cache, Map Reduce capabilities and application services. FatDB delivers reliable business solutions that scale quickly, economically and effortlessly. FatCloud is based out of Los Angeles and is a portfolio company of Elevator Labs. For more information on FatCloud visit www.fatcloud.com.