Paddy Power Betfair is an international sports betting and gaming operator, with a market-leading presence in the UK, Ireland, Australia and the United States, as well as a range of operations across Europe including Romania, Portugal and Malta.

Paddy Power Betfair’s customers expect an outstanding online experience. This means data that responds immediately to application requests, no matter where and when those requests hit the database.

Percona provides Paddy Power Betfair value by:

  • Helping validate their OpenStack database environment for developers ease-of-use
  • Guaranteeing data uptime and reliability with Percona XtraDB Cluster
  • Ensure that issues were resolved quickly and expertly with Percona Support for MySQL

The gaming industry is quite competitive, and customers require both new applications and products as well as an online experience that meets high expectations. Our high-performance and highly-available cloud database environment is critical to helping our developers produce better applications, as well as providing an experience that meets our customers’ expectations. Percona XtraDB Cluster and Percona Support are critical for achieving the needed level of performance.

Andrew Cook Manager Database Operations at Paddy Power Betfair