LEXINGTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/14/14 -- Tokutek, delivering database performance at scale, today announced that it has been named as one of four "Cool Vendors in DBMS, 2014″ by Gartner, Inc., the world's leading information technology research and advisory company.
Each year, Gartner identifies new Cool Vendors in key technology areas and publishes a series of research reports highlighting these innovative companies and their products. For this report, Gartner selected companies that are innovating in the DBMS space. Tokutek offers TokuDB® and TokuMX, which address the difficult, costly challenge of "delivering high-volume transactional (write-intensive) activity at the same time as analytic (read-intensive) work at high velocities."
"With all of the excitement and new technology introduced around Big Data and its subsequent impact on the DBMS market, we believe being recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor in DBMS, 2014 is a significant honor," said John Partridge, CEO of Tokutek, Inc.
Partridge continued, "We feel the Gartner report spotlights the inventive companies who are adding to relational database technology. Tokutek is delighted to be selected as one of those companies in this Gartner report."
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About Tokutek Inc.
Tokutek is a performance database company that delivers Big Data capabilities to leading open source data management platforms. Its breakthrough technology lets customers build a new class of applications that handle unprecedented amounts of incoming data and scale with the data processing needs of tomorrow. Tokutek applies patented Fractal Tree indexing to increase MySQL performance and MongoDB performance, decrease database size, and minimize downtime. The company is headquartered in Lexington, MA, and has offices in New York, NY. For more information, visit Tokutek.com or follow us on Twitter @Tokutek.