Database Gateway provides secure, reliable, and cost-effective database connection services. This topic describes how Database Gateway helps Baixing.com resolve business challenges.
Baixing.com Co., Ltd
- Industry: classified information service provider
- Company website: https://www.baixing.com/
Baixing.com Co., Ltd was established on March 1, 2005. Baixing.com provides leading classified information services and sets a model for asset-light Internet companies in China. Baixing.com is a one-stop information platform that provides local life services. These services include community services, recruitment and job hunting, house rentals and sales, second-hand car trading, second-hand transactions, education and training, and dating in the same city. Baixing.com also provides comprehensive and precise marketing solutions for small and medium-sized merchants.Challenges
- The migration requires the company to open the service ports of the databases to the Internet. This causes potential security risks.
- The migration requires a VPN or a dedicated connection. This incurs high costs.
Alibaba Cloud provides a solution that integrates Database Gateway with Alibaba Cloud Data Transmission Service (DTS) to help Baixing.com migrate private databases across clouds. This solution does not require Baixing.com to open the service ports of the databases to the Internet. Baixing.com needs only to install Database Gateway agents on database servers to connect databases to Alibaba Cloud. Database Gateway also provides the compressed data transmission and high concurrency features to facilitate long-distance data migration.Customer values
- Database Gateway allows Baixing.com to migrate private databases across clouds on the premises that service ports of databases are not open to the Internet. This way, Alibaba Cloud services can directly access private databases that are deployed in on-premises data centers. This ensures data security during the migration process.
- Database Gateway provides the compressed data transmission and high concurrency features to facilitate long-distance data migration.
- Database Gateway integrates with DTS to migrate data to Alibaba Cloud in a few simple steps.
"Alibaba Cloud Data Transmission Service and Database Gateway help us migrate databases across clouds in a secure and reliable manner. This ensures data security of the stores and consumers at our website and reduces our costs."