Archive for Month: November 2016

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Gives Reality Check on Limits of Old-School Databases

Clustrix Points to Scale-out SQL as the Solution San Francisco, Calif. – Nov 29, 2016 – Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed for the elastic scaling requirements of high-transaction, high-value workloads of today’s web applications, observed some of the website performance problems experienced on Black Friday and Cyber […]

Cyber Monday Offers Reality Check on Limits of Old-School Databases

In the Bill Murray film Groundhog Day, we see a man trapped in the nightmare of the same scenario repeating endless times. At first he fights against it, then he decides to go along with it, and finally despair kicks in. Only until he approaches the problem in an entirely […]

Cyber Monday Offers Reality Check on Limits of Old-School Databases

In the Bill Murray film Groundhog Day, we see a man trapped in the nightmare of the same scenario repeating endless times. At first he fights against it, then he decides to go along with it, and finally despair kicks in. Only until he approaches the problem in an entirely […]

Clustrix to Showcase Scale-out Database at AWS re:Invent

Silver Sponsor Showcases Scale-out SQL, Raffles Fitbit Flex 2s San Francisco, Calif. – Nov 21, 2016 – Clustrix, which offers a scale-out database designed for the elastic scaling requirements of high-transaction, high-value workloads of today’s web applications, announced it will be a Silver Sponsor of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) […]

You’ve Outgrown Your MySQL Database, Now What?

MySQL has always been a great database option for companies in their infancy. It’s cheap and contains the basic functionality most organizations need. It is the simplest way to provide access to multiple databases for multiple users looking to sift through basic company structured data. Of course, as companies hit […]

Clustrix Outscales both Amazon Aurora and Google Cloud SQL

Third-party benchmarks highlight true “scale-out SQL” for high-transaction scenarios San Francisco, Calif. – Nov 10, 2016 – Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed for the elastic scaling requirements of high-transaction, high-value workloads of today’s web applications, demonstrated that its flagship relational database management system (RDBMS) ClustrixDB outperformed both […]

Big Data Is All Relative—or Relational

November 9, 2016 | Information Management But as we foam at the mouth over the next great revelation that will emerge from the Hadoop cluster, a new wave of cloud-enabled applications are testing the limits of our traditional relational database systems.  

A Good Time to Grow Up

  November 7, 2016 | CIO Outlook Today, the APAC region boasts of some of the world’s leading multinational organizations, and you can find some of them in the tech sector dominating our increasingly digital economy. Alibaba and Rakuten are e-commerce giants, InfoSys and Tata Consulting are two of the […]

Will China’s Singles Day Learn from Amazon Prime Day’s Mistakes? It may depend on the database under Alibaba’s hood

  Last year, Alibaba turned what Business Insider’s Jeremy Burke called an “obscure, made-up Chinese holiday” into a shopping event that surpassed even Black Friday. On China’s Nov. 11 “Singles’ Day”, the company raked in $14.3B! Expectations are high for 2016, and Alibaba and other retailers are no doubt gearing […]

Clustrix Recognized in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems

Evaluation based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute San Francisco, Calif. – Nov 2, 2016 – Clustrix (www.clustrix.com), provider of the first scale-out database designed for the elastic scaling requirements of high-transaction, high-value workloads of today’s Web applications, was recently included in Gartner’s October 2016 Magic Quadrant for […]