As one of the world’s leading eCommerce Service Providers, Shopatron needed to further improve scalability and availability of their eCommerce services to keep pace with their rapidly growing business, while at the same time, reducing costs.
After extensive evaluations, Shopatron selected MySQL Cluster to power its back-end database, running the entire eCommerce fulfillment engine.
Since deploying MySQL Cluster, Shopatron have achieved:
- continuous service availability with sub-second failover and fully automated recovery
- real-time performance, reducing query times from 3 seconds to 2 milliseconds
- extreme levels of scalability on commodity hardware and open source software
- reduced licensing, support