WorldNow was founded in 1998 and has helped over 400 local media organizations build and optimize their businesses on the web. WorldNow empowers their customers with emerging technologies and powerful content management systems to develop new distribution channels and online revenue streams. WorldNow delivers online and mobile solutions around website publishing, broadband video and revenue management. WorldNow’s portfolio of clients includes independent media organizations along with larger parent companies.
- WorldNow used SQL Server 2008 for its relational database
- Growing demand and maintenance costs drove WorldNow to explore other options for its database
- WorldNow was interested in leveraging the cloud but did not have in-house staff with expertise in cloud computing
- WorldNow needed to understand the exact costs and effort involved with leveraging the cloud to achieve their objectives.