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ObjectRocket® Delivers Fully Managed MongoDB-as-a-Service On Microsoft® Azure® For Access to Deeper Database Expertise and Better Performance


The new global offering enables businesses of all sizes to more
easily get data closer to their application, to reduce latency and
improve data performance.

ObjectRocket, a database-as-a-service (DBaaS) company offering solutions
that leverage some of the most popular open source database
technologies, today announced fully-managed
MongoDB-as-a-service available on Microsoft Azure Cloud
. Customers
now have the ability to manage their MongoDB instance via the
ObjectRocket Control Panel, with 24x7x365 access to the ObjectRocket
database team and deep MongoDB expertise.

ObjectRocket offers a purpose-built data platform fully managed and
supported by data engineers and DBAs, giving businesses of all size
access to unlock the power of open source, enterprise-grade technology.
ObjectRocket for MongoDB is a uniquely designed, fully managed
database-as-a-service solution that delivers significant cost savings
and lightning-fast speed to customers managing data from anywhere.
ObjectRocket now supports customer applications across the globe that
run on Microsoft Azure.

"Our new offering makes it easier for businesses to build, run, and
scale applications that use MongoDB in the cloud," said Stephen Nolan,
general manager, ObjectRocket. "For example, businesses whose
applications reside in Germany and want their data as close to their
application as possible, will enjoy greater ease of access and
management, while also incorporating data rules and regulations under
the GDPR."

ObjectRocket for MongoDB on the Azure offering was generated in
collaboration with customers in an early Beta program. Several of these
customers used MongoDB to power their Sitecore® Experience
Database™, a scalable repository that collects and connects customer
data in real-time. This means marketers have access to a single view of
every individual customer to more accurately deliver highly personalized

"We regularly leverage the ObjectRocket services to solve our clients'
Sitecore xDB needs, as it's easy to ensure their xDB solution operates
at optimal efficiency," said Jason Perry, CEO of Engagency. "We never
have to worry about deploying hardware, installing software, configuring
backups or dealing with the specifics of sharing and replication. And if
a MongoDB issue or question arises, the ObjectRocket team is quick to

Fully managed MongoDB on Azure is available now from ObjectRocket.
MongoDB instances are dedicated clusters of Azure virtual machines
linked together and managed within an ObjectRocket Azure subscription.
This ensures optimal performance while allowing ObjectRocket to
configure, monitor, and upgrade MongoDB instances, so customers can
focus on their application and not worry about the database.

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About ObjectRocket®

ObjectRocket, a Rackspace company, offers database-as-a-service (DBaaS)
solutions for some of the most popular open source database
technologies. The ObjectRocket purpose-built platform with DBA service
included, allows businesses to focus on their core value
proposition. ObjectRocket provides scalable, fast, secure, and reliable
MongoDB, Elasticsearch, and Redis database hosting and management backed
with the expertise to solve the most challenging database
problems. ObjectRocket works with popular public and private businesses
including UnderArmour® Connected Fitness, Braze, Inc. (formerly Appboy),
Tagboard, Untappd Inc. and SumAll.

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