Tag: database infrastructure

MySQL Sharding DevOps Challenges

MySQL Sharding DevOps Challenges: Data Maintenance, Infrastructure, & HA Previously we’ve discussed application and design challenges for MySQL sharding, and some of the corresponding business challenges that can result, affecting your business flexibility. But what about MySQL sharding DevOps challenges? For reference, here’s a quick précis about MySQL sharding: MySQL […]

Is Your Merchant’s Infrastructure Feeling Bloated After the Holidays?

Bloated After the Holidays? Scale Back Your Database Capacity. E-commerce merchants must be ready for the holiday peak in demand. So, adding database capacity is a must. Now that the New Year is here, don’t you wish you could get back to your regular (database) size painlessly? If you’re running […]

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 […]

Mobile Pay Rapidly Becoming a “Must Have” for Businesses

Gone will be the days of fumbling through dollar bills and loose change. No more waiting in line as the customer in front of you takes more time than necessary removing his or her credit card, swiping it, and typing in the pin. Mobile payment technology is here, and it’s […]

Have You Seen our Latest Customer Success Video with AOL?

  We’re excited to showcase our newest customer success video with AOL – one of our first customers. In this video, Dan Pollack, Senior Operations Architect at AOL, explains how Clustrix makes it possible for AOL to maintain application growth without limits, not to mention eliminates the pains associated with […]