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Dealing With Traffic Swings: Why NewSQL is the Answer

For some e-commerce retailers, predicting spikes and dips in traffic is a relatively easy task. A school supplies retailer, for example, can expect a large influx of traffic in August. And many e-commerce retailers anticipate more business than usual toward the end of the year, as customers scramble to purchase […]

Scaling E-commerce Databases with Lots of Moving Parts

Scaling e-commerce websites is difficult enough when you have a growing number of customers coming in to shop daily. We know it’s a double-edged sword; more customers means more sales means more revenue, but it also may mean you’re bumping up against the limits of your servers, leading to possible […]

DBaaS: Solving the Cloud Business Continuity Conundrum

Today’s e-commerce enterprises are expected to be “always on”; you never know what time of day or night your customers are going to make a transaction. At the same time, these companies are increasingly turning to the cloud to improve efficiency, scalability, and reduce costs while dealing with the tremendous […]

The Rise of Same-Day Delivery and What It Means for Your Database

What Same-Day Delivery Means for Your Database It used to be that if you needed a hammer to complete a project around the house, you’d drive down the street and get that hammer at the local hardware store. Believe it or not, in today’s e-commerce-driven world, that notion has been […]

Clustrix Names Technology Veteran Robbie Mihalyi as Vice President of Engineering

  San Francisco, CA – Jun 24, 2014 – Clustrix, provider of the leading scale-out SQL database engineered for the cloud, today announced that Robbie Mihalyi has joined the company as vice president of engineering. Mihalyi will help drive the innovation of products, playing a major role in the next […]