Jobs Portal TechFetch Chooses ScaleArc iDB to Boost Performance of SQL Server and Scale for Growth

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ScaleArc iDB scales database infrastructure without requiring changes to applications, and improves job portal’s availability and performance.

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ScaleArc iDB reduced the load on our database servers by about 40%.

ScaleArc, the leader in database infrastructure software that optimizes and scales database environments for increased application performance and availability, today announced that TechFetch, a fast-growing jobs portal serving technology professionals, has chosen ScaleArc iDB to scale its SQL Server infrastructure for growth.

“ScaleArc iDB reduced the load on our database servers by about 40%, which allows us to scale our database infrastructure without investing in additional hardware or additional development time to modify our applications or databases,” said Prabakaran Murugaiah, founder & CEO of TechFetch. “The performance and uptime of our site have improved significantly, and ScaleArc iDB’s real-time SQL analytics gives us visibility into all SQL traffic, so queries that are slowing performance are identified and fixed quickly.”

“ScaleArc iDB solves a fundamental challenge facing high-growth applications, namely, how to keep applications responsive and available as the database infrastructure is strained by the growing numbers of applications and users,” said Varun Singh, founder and CEO of ScaleArc. “For growing businesses like TechFetch, ScaleArc iDB is an ideal solution to scale their SQL Server database to handle the growth in traffic, while boosting performance, without requiring any downtime or changes to the application.”

TechFetch deployed ScaleArc in less than 30 minutes, and saw an immediate increase in the performance of its application. With ScaleArc iDB, TechFetch is now able to monitor all SQL traffic, gaining insight into which queries are slowing performance that can lead to a less-than-ideal user experience, so they can be addressed immediately.

“ScaleArc iDB’s real-time analytics is a real life saver,” continued Prabakaran Murugaiah of TechFetch. “We can pinpoint problem queries in seconds, and fix them in minutes, saving valuable developer time. Our application developers now rely on the analytics in ScaleArc iDB to tune their applications.”

About ScaleArc iDB
ScaleArc iDB is database traffic management software that optimizes and scales the database tier for increased application performance and availability. ScaleArc iDB’s patented technology delivers the following benefits:

  •     enables instant scalability and higher availability for databases with dynamic clustering, load balancing, surge protection, and sharding capabilities
  •     provides instant visibility into all database traffic with granular real-time SQL analytics
  •     delivers the world’s first transparent SQL-NoSQL hybrid caching engine which lets any application use a NoSQL cache without any code changes or drivers

ScaleArc iDB inserts transparently between applications and databases, requiring no modifications to applications or databases to deploy. Customers who deploy ScaleArc iDB are able to reduce troubleshooting times from days or hours to minutes, realize significantly higher uptime, achieve instant vertical and horizontal scaling of their existing database infrastructure, experience up to 60x faster query performance, and strengthen the overall security of their databases.

ScaleArc iDB software is available for MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle database environments, and is also available as a virtual appliance. ScaleArc iDB is cloud-ready and available from the top cloud service providers including Amazon AWS/EC2, GoGrid, Joyent, Liquid Web Hosting, Microsoft Azure and NephoScale.

About TechFetch is one of the fastest growing technology job portals in the United States, reaching over 2 million technology professionals. TechFetch helps thousands of tech professionals find their dream jobs every day. Learn more at

About ScaleArc
ScaleArc is the leader in a new category of database infrastructure software that simplifies the way database environments are deployed and managed, optimizes database performance and availability, and lowers costs without any changes to applications or databases. Customers include, Demand Media, Disney UTV, Flipkart, KIXEYE, Sazze (, Weather Decision Technologies and others, with a typical ROI of 3 months or less. ScaleArc is headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley and is backed by Accel Partners, Trinity Ventures and Nexus Venture Partners. Learn more at

ScaleArc, ScaleArc iDB, and the ScaleArc logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of ScaleArc in the United States and other countries. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

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