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Scylla Cloud Updates for May 2019

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Introducing Scylla Cloud

Scylla Cloud is a fully managed Database as a Service (DBaaS) from ScyllaDB. Scylla Cloud runs on Amazon Web Services (AWS) I3 instances which, when coupled with the performance of Scylla Enterprise, enables scalable and performant real-time applications. Scylla Enterprise is a NoSQL database API compatible with Apache Cassandra, but delivers up to 10X the performance of other Cassandra implementations.

New Features

Scylla Cloud is continuously enhanced with new capabilities. In this May 2019 update, Scylla Cloud now includes the following features:

  • Two Factor Authentication (2FA) – You can enable 2FA on your Scylla Cloud account by selecting Account Settings (in the upper right of your screen) and then

TWO FACTOR AUTHENTICATION

Note that the Google Authenticator app is required at this time.

Enabling two-factor authentication (2FA) with Scylla Cloud

  • Multi-Data Center Clusters are now available. Please contact the Scylla Cloud support team at: cloud-sales@scylladb.com or your ScyllaDB sales contact to have the Scylla Cloud Multi-Data Center clusters created. Once you have the feature enabled by our cloud team, you will see a Multi-Data Center Cluster page. For example:

Multi-datacenter cluster user interface

Scylla Enterprise Release Information

Scylla Cloud now uses Scylla Enterprise 2019.1.0, the latest stable release of Scylla Enterprise. As new Scylla Enterprise releases become available, ScyllaDB will upgrade your cluster for you.

Additional Information for Scylla Cloud

To learn more about Scylla Cloud:

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Michael has worked his entire career in Silicon Valley, working at companies such as Silicon Graphics, Sun Microsystems and most recently Oracle. He has specialized in the marketing of highly technical products to a wide range of users. For much of his career, he was involved with products for High-Performance Computing. In his free time he plays ice hockey and referees youth soccer.


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