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Friday, October 13 2017 - 01:37
Clustrix Commits to Korea Market with Opening of Seoul Office
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

-- Clustrix Hires Eun-Chul Lee As Korea Country Manager and Jin Lim as VP of 

Clustrix ( ) announced its commitment to the Korea 
market with the opening of its Seoul office and the hiring of Eun-Chul Lee as 
Country Manager of Korea and Jin Lim as VP of Technology. The office will 
support the rapidly growing ClustrixDB customer base in Korea and APAC. 
ClustrixDB is the leading MySQL replacement scale-out database for high-volume 
OLTP applications deployed in the cloud and on-premise. ClustrixDB scales both 
read and write workloads without sharding or replication while maintaining low 
latency, high concurrency, and high availability.

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For more information on ClustrixDB, visit 

"The Korean and APAC markets are rich with the SaaS, ad tech, e-commerce, 
social, and gaming applications at which our distributed database excels with 
its ability to process millions of transactions a second," said Mike Azevedo, 
CEO of Clustrix.  "We are seeing huge growth for Clustrix in these markets, so 
it was important to bring on a strong team with prior success in the Korean 

Clustrix Appoints Jin Lim, formerly of Samsung Electronics, as VP of Technology
Mr. Lim brings more than 17 years of R&D experience in scale-out database, 
storage infrastructure, and information sharing applications to Clustrix. Most 
recently he led a sought-after R&D team with Samsung Electronics where his main 
responsibility was to design new data store technology for the future and 
enable existing cloud storage service to keep pace with global demand, while 
also leading both strategic M&A and technology alliance. Previously, Mr. Lim 
held positions at Couchbase, Oracle, and EMC.

Clustrix Appoints Eun-Chul Lee, of Olympic fame, as Korea Country Manager
Mr. Lee, well known to Korean Olympics fans as a gold medal winner in shooting, 
joins Clustrix from Treasure Data where, as Korea General Manager, he 
established the company as a top brand in the data analysis market. Previously, 
he was CEO of DAS and IoT module company, Intelra Inc., where he worked with 
companies such as KT, Softbank, and Qualcomm.

Clustrix will be supporting its APAC customers out of the Seoul office, with 
Allen Lee leading APAC Technical Support and Services.

About Clustrix
Clustrix delivers the world's leading scale-out SQL database perfectly suited 
for high-value, high-performance OLTP applications that run on-premise or in 
the cloud. ClustrixDB is a drop-in MySQL replacement and is known for its 
on-demand scalability, high availability, resiliency, ACID compliance, and 
shared-nothing architecture. ClustrixDB avoids the expensive redesign and 
redevelopment of MySQL applications and data architectures required by the 
typical MySQL scaling techniques such as replication and sharding. ClustrixDB 
delivers more than twenty-five trillion transactions per month for customers 
including AOL, Nielsen, Match, MakeMyTrip, Photobox, Rakuten, and Symantec. 
ClustrixDB is available in software that runs on commodity hardware and on any 
cloud. Clustrix is headquartered in San Francisco. For more information, visit

SOURCE: Clustrix

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