Tag: Google

Everything You Need to Know About Scaling MySQL – Part 4: Facebook and Google’s Difficulties with MySQL

As we discussed last time, the vast majority of databases are SQL-based, and many of those are running MySQL. Which works fine, until you need to scale-up your database, and then MySQL hits some difficulties. Two of the country’s biggest tech juggernauts—Google and Facebook—have already woken up to the fact […]

Oracle Reaches for Your Wallet (Again) with Big Memory Machine

Oracle Announces Big Memory Machine Every business wants real-time analytics. Why should you wait overnight for batch analytic and data integration jobs to understand your customer data better? Failure to adapt to today’s data-driven economy where the game changes minute-to-minute can mean business failure for a startup or new innovation […]