VMware vFabric SQLFire is a memory-optimized distributed SQL database delivering dynamic scalability and high performance for data-intensive modern applications. SQLFire's memory-optimized architecture minimizes time spent waiting for disk access, the main performance bottleneck in traditional databases. SQLFire achieves dramatic scaling by pooling memory, CPU and network bandwidth across a cluster of machines and can manage data across geographies. SQLFire provides developers with the well-known SQL interface and tools.
SNS is required and sold separately. Physical per CPU perpetual license (up to 6 cores). Only Partners authorized with a VMware Academic Specialization may have access to quote the Academic SKU's.