ClearDB Targets Channel Partners

Dallas-based cloud database software developer ClearDB said this week that it has launched a new channel partner program, which will allow partners to design and deliver customized databases using its service. ClearDB said its channel program will include sales discounts, bundled service offerings, as well as access to technical resources, go to market development assistance and product training. ClearDB offers up outsourced, cloud-based databases, based on the MySQL database platform; the company says its platform runs on any cloud marketingplace, including Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Heroku, AppFog, SoftLayer and IBM Bluemix.