Selects VoltDB Database to Support Online Registration Solutions

Feb 08, 2012, 10:00 ET from VoltDB

BILLERICA, Mass., Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VoltDB (, the leading provider of ultra-high throughput relational database systems (RDBMSs), today announced that it has been selected by ( as the database foundation for the company's portfolio of online solutions for event registration, membership management and charitable fundraising.

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SignMeUp works with local clubs and groups, schools and corporations, non-profits and associations around the world to build active communities of engaged participants.  SignMeUp also gives retailers an easy way to integrate customer, event and store data into one single, powerful tool.   

To support its online registration platform, SignMeUp requires a database infrastructure that can capture and manage large volumes of registrant data very quickly.  Write throughput and scaling are critical to winning new customers, and to offering those customers the ability to design, deploy and measure their own program performance.  Equally important is the ability to handle high-throughput read operations that drive a variety of real-time analytic reports and dashboards.

"Online registration and program management are game-changers for many organizations that need to manage and scale their own communities," said James Peltier, chief technology officer at  "VoltDB was the best match for our need for speed, scaling and data consistency.  VoltDB will help SignMeUp provide event organizers with an unparalleled online registration experience for their participants and attendees."

"SignMeUp is building a revolutionary and disruptive platform in the online event registration space," said VoltDB co-founder Scott Jarr.  "VoltDB uniquely gives SignMeUp the database throughput needed to deliver a world-class user experience, and the scale needed to bring new customers on board quickly and smoothly.  We're delighted that SignMeUp has selected VoltDB, and look forward to supporting the Company's future growth needs."

About VoltDB
Designed by DBMS pioneer Mike Stonebraker for organizations that have reached the price/performance limitations of general purpose SQL databases, VoltDB combines the proven power of relational processing with blazing speed, linear scalability and uncompromising fault tolerance.  VoltDB is the ideal database solution for high velocity database applications that require 100% accuracy and real-time analytics.

About SignMeUp
SignMeUp is a leading provider of web-based software and services for event registration, membership management, subscriptions, ticket sales, donations and fundraising campaigns. SignMeUp works with local clubs and groups, schools and corporations, non-profits and associations around the world.