Archive for Month: December 2015

What Does the Future Hold for Databases?

It is not an exaggeration to say that the online retail industry is at perhaps its most critical juncture since it first began gathering steam near the beginning of the 21st century. For years, scale-up relational databases were sufficient in the market, as online merchants dealt primarily with structured data-like […]

Clustrix Named ‘HOT in 2015’ Winner in San Francisco, CA

Clustrix is pleased to announce it was named a “HOT in 2015” winner in San Francisco. Owler, the world’s leading online source for free competitive intelligence with over 15 million company profiles in its database, awards the hottest companies in each city using data and analytics it collects. “The community […]

Three Things Your E-Commerce Site Needs in a Database

How to Future-Proof Your E-Commerce Site If you own or run the website for a fast-growing e-commerce business, you may well be at a crossroads. Your database is supported by a single server, but your business is growing so quickly that you are getting dangerously close to a crash. Traffic […]

Evaluating Structured vs. Non-Structured Databases

For many years, information stored in databases was largely structured, residing in fixed fields. This kind of structured data often included customer names and dates, search algorithms, and numeric financial records, i.e., material that is simple to store and query because it fits tightly into rows and columns. Structured data […]

Clustrix Offers Scale-Out Relational Database ClustrixDB through CenturyLink Cloud Marketplace

San Francisco, CA – Dec 1, 2015 – Clustrix, the provider of the first scale-out database designed to meet the elastic scaling requirements of high-volume online transactions needed by e-commerce and other Web applications, today announced its certification under the CenturyLink Cloud Marketplace Provider Program. ClustrixDB, the leading distributed relational […]