Tag: holiday spike

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 up […]

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 […]

ClustrixDB 7.0: An Early Holiday Gift for E-Commerce

Introducing ClustrixDB 7.0 While the holiday shopping season is months away for most people, in e-commerce the hustle and bustle is right around the corner. In the spirit of giving, We’re excited to let you know about ClustrixDB 7.0, the newest version of the first scale-out relational database designed to meet […]

Clustrix Study Finds 43% of Consumers Experienced E-Commerce Website Performance Issues over the 2014 Holiday Shopping Season

  64 percent of those left the website, and almost 30 percent turned to another vendor SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Mar 10, 2015 – Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed to meet the needs of fast growing e-commerce sites, today revealed the results of the consumer survey: 2014 […]