Archive for Month: June 2016

Seattle AWS Meetup Explores Scaling Transactional Workloads on AWS

Clustrix-sponsored event looks at strengths and weaknesses of MySQL replacements San Francisco, CA – Jun 29, 2016 – Clustrix, the MySQL drop-in replacement scale-out RDBMS that’s built for high-concurrency, low-latency workloads, is sponsoring the upcoming AWS Meetup in Seattle, Washington. This event takes place on Monday, July 11 from 6:30 […]

NewSQL: Trying to solve what SQL and NoSQL can’t on their own

  June 29, 2016 | SDTimes NewSQL and NoSQL have similarities and differences. The “right” database choice is all about the use case, as always. Depending on what your company is trying to accomplish, you likely have a mix of SQL and NoSQL solutions. And if you don’t, you likely […]

Employee Spotlight: Director of Product Management Dave Anselmi

At Clustrix, the process of bringing new features to market for our scale-out relational database is always an interesting challenge. As we scope each Release, Sales/Marketing brings Customer expectations and requirements to the table, Engineering brings technical feasibilities, and Product Management brings understanding of the competitive landscape. The challenge is […]

Oracle’s Cloud: Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss

  As Oracle snatches up cloud companies to offer a branded cloud solution, observers ask whether or not this approach will fly? Companies that have thrived in the cloud recognize that it’s more than a way to deliver applications. It’s an approach that means freedom to try out new things, […]

Review: ClustrixDB scales out — way out

  June 22, 2016 | InfoWorld By Martin Heller As I was working on my review of DeepSQL I received an inquiry from another company claiming to have a scale-out relational database that can handle large-scale (“Cyber Monday shopping traffic”), write-heavy loads, while maintaining ACID compliance and scaling linearly with […]

Does Your Affiliate Marketing Service Provider Have a Backbone?

  June 22, 2016 | Website Magazine In an ideal world, the end users of click tracking and affiliate marketing services would be blissfully unaware of what’s going on under the hood of the platforms they use. If you are leveraging these services, however, it’s important to understand that just […]

Employee Spotlight: Clustrix Senior Technical Support Engineer Rupert Harwood

We’ll admit it: One of our favorite employee success stories here at Clustrix almost never took place. Meet Senior Technical Support Engineer Rupert Harwood who, about four years ago, came to Clustrix and experienced—as he described—one of the worst interviews he ever had. “I absolutely bombed it, and didn’t get […]

MakeMyTrip’s new IT itinerary: The cart with faster wheels

  June 21, 2016 | CIOL When you think of travel, the new-age version of it i.e. – the one which is almost opposite to how our grandparents used to travel, you cannot not think of pioneers like MakeMyTrip.  

Is Open Source Right for You? Maybe, but Cost Should be the Last Consideration

Without a doubt, open source is making the software business better. But, if you’re considering going the open source route for software that’s critical to your company, keep in mind that “open” doesn’t mean “free.” It’s understandable that cost would be a major factor in the decision to go open […]

Employee Spotlight: Director of Engineering Matt White

For professionals in the technology industry, there inevitably comes a point when you wake up one morning and realize that you need to switch gears—that the work you are doing is no longer fulfilling. For Clustrix Director of Engineering Matt White, this moment came after years in the network appliances […]