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Elastx Strikes Partnership With Graph Database Leader, Neo Technology

Leading Swedish PaaS Provider Taps Neo4j to Harness the Power of the Graph

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/24/13 -- Elastx today announced a technology partnership with Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world's leading graph database. Neo4j will allow Elastx customers to evaluate graph databases and PaaS solutions easier and faster than before.

Elastx is a next generation cloud optimized Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) hosting provider built with SSD infrastructure that delivers superior performance with easy scale-out. Elastx provides organizations with both Easy and Extreme hosting options to suit a variety of needs and requirements. Neo Technology will enable Elastx customers to quickly evaluate graph databases and PaaS solutions by providing a hosted Neo4j environment where developers can focus on building applications, rather than spending cycles on administrative tasks.

"Our mission is to offer an outstanding cloud optimized platform for hosting business critical applications, which is no easy feat given there are Big Data and linear scalability challenges to contend with at all times," said Henrik Grankvist, Business Development Manager at Elastx. "For developers, it's all about speed. With Neo4j, our customers will benefit from the ability to dramatically boost delivery times while removing the barriers typically associated with building applications."

Organizations across all industries are adopting graph databases to get more out of their existing data through the ability to understand and leverage it in new ways. Neo Technology has the largest partner and developer ecosystem among graph database vendors and tens of thousands of successful deployments, including over 25 of the Global 2000. Neo4j is a robust and proven database technology with native graph support, used in mission-critical systems worldwide.

"As pioneers in the graph database market, we've helped organizations of all sizes, in every industry, address some of their most critical business challenges with the power of the graph," said Rik Van Bruggen, Regional Director at Neo Technology. "We believe partnering with our fellow Swedes at Elastx will both strengthen the country's first true PaaS offering and lead to the development of exciting new capabilities and opportunities for Neo4j."

About Neo Technology
Graphs are everywhere. From websites adding social capabilities to Telco's providing personalized customer services to innovative bioinformatics research, organizations are adopting graph databases as the best way to model and query connected data. Neo Technology researchers have pioneered graph databases since 2000 and have been instrumental in bringing the power of the graph to numerous organizations worldwide, including 25 Global 2000 customers, such as Cisco, Accenture, Deutsche Telekom, and Telenor. Serving customers in production for over a decade, Neo4j is the world's leading graph database with the largest ecosystem of partners and tens of thousands of successful deployments. For more information, please visit www.neotechnology.com.

About Elastx
Elastx is a privately held company and is a Swedish based, Platform as a Service, hosting provider. Elastx offers next generation managed hosting and is the all SSD performance choice for your applications with full vertical and horizontal scaling. Elastx is built upon 4 cornerstones: hosted in Sweden, no lock-in, great performance and real elastic PaaS. For more information, please visit www.elastx.com.

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