Social media SaaS platform benefits from automation with Pythian

Customer Success

Social media SaaS platform benefits from automation with Pythian 

A growing social media management platform needed to upgrade their MySQL authentication processes to improve system performance and security. Pythian got the job done in no time. 

Overview

A social media management platform with more than 15 million users needed to ensure maximum security and performance for its MySQL authentication processes. These improvements would allow the client to minimize downtime, be compliant with new data protection regulations, and expand the feature set available to its developers.  

Pythian had been providing maintenance and upgrade support to the company since 2015. This established history of service made Pythian the obvious choice to assist with their growing needs. 

What we did

  • Provided expertise on MySQL security and DevOps-structured environments 
  • Implemented a MySQL Bastion proxy for a testing and staging environment to automate access control and administration tasks for increased security and productivity 
  • Customized code to integrate Vault with ProxySQL  
  • Provided 24/7 troubleshooting and support 

Technologies used

  • MySql
  • ProxySQL 
  • HashiCorpVault 

Key Outcomes

With a fast-growing user base, we needed a significant upgrade in our performance and security. Pythian made it happen quickly and smoothly.

– CIO, Social Media SaaS company 


Improved security, reliability, and uptime by automating internal processes 

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