What it does:
Membase,® Inc., is the company behind Membase, a simple, fast, elastic NoSQL database management system. Membase enables organizations to dramatically lower data infrastructure costs while improving the scalability and performance of their interactive web applications.
How it beats the competition:
Membase is behind some of the world’s busiest web applications: it is the primary database for the popular FarmVille and Café World applications at Zynga.