Nexgate Secures Social Media, Protects Customer Privacy with DataStax

Nexgate is the visionary leader in social media security. Providing social media security and compliance solutions and products, Nexgate has won dozens of industry honors, broken new ground in security research, established industry-first capabilities with every release. Nexgate is the only social media security vendor recognized by Gartner and Forrester, and earned the trust of more than 116 brand name customers.


"DataStax’s Cassandra-based platform helps us manage media and services for millions of users worldwide. We operate at a massive scale supporting the world’s largest mobile carriers, so Cassandra’s ability to scale with our business and maintain strong performance has proved invaluable as we manage growth."

Pat Doran

EVP & Chief Technology Officer, Synchronoss

The Opportunity

Unpredictable, ever growing amounts of social media data

Performance limitations due to complexities in relational database architecture

Supporting an ever growing user community with limited resources

The Solution

The Results

Superior read/write performance even at peak hours

Flexibility to scale linearly to any size at lowest cost possible

Operational simplicity handled by a single administrator