Membase is database management system that looks to bypass existing database solutions with features that are relevant for today’s internet companies/startups. Developed by Membase Inc. this database management system is NoSQL based, simple, fast and elastic which enables organizations to dramatically lower data infrastructure costs while improving scalability and performance of their interactive web applications.
Behind some of the world’s busiest web applications (as the primary database for the popular FarmVille and Café World applications at Zynga), Membase is optimized for storing data behind current and interactive web applications. By spreading data and I/O across servers, scalability becomes much more of an opportunity over the SQL solutions being used by many applications today.
Large web applications, like Facebook and Twitter need methods to attain and cache database information quickly and efficiently to keep users happy, they use Memcached. Membase provides a solution that is as easy to use and cost efficient for any new / current web applications on the market today.