Emeryville, California – (The Hosting News) – September 12, 2005 – Canada Web Hosting and Emic Networks, have announced a strategic partnership. Through this
partnership, Emic will help Canada Web Hosting provide affordable, enterprise
class managed hosting solutions to its customer base of small- to medium-sized
businesses. Emic’s clustering middleware ensures high availability, reliability
and scalability for mission critical web and database applications like those
provided by Canada Web Hosting.
Emic is a leading
provider of application clustering solutions for the open source stack. Canada Web Hosting is a provider of
premium managed hosting solutions in Toronto and Vancouver.
Lost revenue or customers due to downtime can have a major impact on businesses of any size. With Emic’s m/cluster solution for MySQL databases, Canada Web Hosting will provide customers with fully managed clustering solutions for their MySQL databases at a fraction of the cost of other clustered database offerings in the marketplace.
Brian Shepard, president of Canada Web Hosting commented on the new partnership, “Emic’s m/cluster technology has opened the door to small and medium sized businesses which require highly available database services to support their mission critical applications. We are confident that, with Emic, we have again strengthened our ability to deliver only the highest quality of managed hosting services to our clients.”
“Canada Web Hosting is an ideal partner for Emic. We share their philosophy that enterprise-class solutions should not be limited to large enterprises, but instead available to businesses of all sizes,” said Emic CEO, Eero Teerikorpi. “Both companies are dedicated to delivering greater availability, scalability and simplicity into open source technologies such as MySQL, and we look forward to our joint work in support of this mission.”
Emic’s application clustering solutions provide the most advanced high availability, scalable, dynamic load-balancing architecture for open source application stacks. In addition to m/cluster for MySQL databases, Emic also provides a/cluster for Apache web servers, lamp/cluster for the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP/Python/PERL) and lamj/cluster for the LAMJ stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Java.
For more information, please visit: http://www.canadawebhosting.com.
For more information, please visit http://www.emicnetworks.com.