Hypertable Inc. provides commercial product and service offerings designed to support businesses in their use of the Hypertable open source software. The Hypertable UpTime Support Subscription offers maximum uptime assurance to organizations who depend on their scalable database infrastructure to meet their business objectives The Hypertable Inc. training program is an easy way for your organization to quickly gain in-house expertise in the use and administration of Hypertable. Hypertable is open source software licensed under the GNU Public License (GPL). While this license is sufficient for most use cases, it does have some restrictions in regards to redistribution.
Hypertable was designed for the express purpose of solving the scalability problem, a problem that is not handled well by a traditional RDBMS
Hypertable keeps data physically sorted by a primary key, it is well-suited to a broad set of applications
Hypertable has been designed and implemented for maximum efficiency and optimum performance.
The other benefit of Hypertable's highly efficient design and implementation is that it delivers all the advantages you get from better performance.