ScaleOut Software Positioned as a Strong Performer of In-Memory Data Grids by Major Independent Research Firm


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ScaleOut StateServer® In-Memory Data Grid Noted as “Pleasurably Easy to Implement”

Bellevue, WA – October 13, 2015 – ScaleOut Software, a leading provider of in-memory computing software, today announced its ScaleOut StateServer® solution was recognized as a strong performer in The Forrester Wave™: In-Memory Data Grids, Q3 2015 report. Forrester Research assessed ScaleOut Software’s StateServer in-memory data grid capabilities — alongside only ten other select vendors — against 32 evaluation criteria.

The Forrester Research report recognized ScaleOut Software specifically as a Strong Performer, and noted that ScaleOut StateServer “is pleasurably easy to implement.” It went on to advise, ”If you need fast results, try ScaleOut Software. ScaleOut StateServer offers all the key features of an IMDG but also provides simple installation and configuration tools.” ScaleOut Software’s in-memory data grid received the highest possible score in the platform administration category, as well as among the second and the fifth highest scores in the compute and data feature categories, respectively. The authors of the report also stated “ScaleOut Software also distinguishes itself by providing a MapReduce framework for the grid.”

“ScaleOut Software has shown a relentless commitment to delivering leading-edge in-memory data grid technology from the start in 2005. It’s our core competency, and customers who evaluate other platforms consistently tell us they love our ease-of-use — it just works,” said Dr. William Bain, CEO and Founder of ScaleOut Software. “We believe ScaleOut StateServer’s position as a Strong Performer showcases our ability to deliver the fastest and most intuitive in-memory computing platform. This lets us deliver unrivaled operational intelligence by analyzing live data to capture perishable insights before the moment is lost.”

Organizations worldwide across industry verticals ranging from retail to manufacturing, ecommerce, airlines and financial services, among others rely on ScaleOut Software’s in-memory computing portfolio of products. ScaleOut ComputeServer™, ScaleOut StateServer, ScaleOut hServer®, and ScaleOut GeoServer® enable them to obtain full value from their fast-changing data, incorporate real-time feedback, and generate true operational intelligence vital to ensuring a competitive edge.  To learn more about ScaleOut Software’s in-memory computing solutions for the enterprise please visit,

The full Forrester Wave™: In-Memory Data Grids, Q3 2015 can be purchased and downloaded online at

Forrester Wave™: In-Memory Data Grids, Q3 2015 – There is No Better Way to Achieve Blazing Fast Performance at Scale by Mike Gualtieri with Holger Kisker, Ph.D., Mark Granna, Sophia Christakis, Ian McPherson {September 23, 2015].

About ScaleOut Software, Inc.

ScaleOut Software develops and licenses leading-edge software that delivers scalable, highly-available, in-memory computing technology to a wide range of industries. ScaleOut Software’s in-memory computing platform enables operational intelligence by storing, updating, and analyzing fast-changing data so that businesses can capture opportunities in the moment, before they perish. It has offices in Bellevue, Washington and Beaverton, Oregon. The company was founded by Dr. William L. Bain, whose previous company, Valence Research, developed and distributed web load-balancing software and was acquired by Microsoft Corporation.

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Melissa Boggs
Barokas PR for ScaleOut Software
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