Tag: legacy database

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Gives Reality Check on Limits of Old-School Databases

Clustrix Points to Scale-out SQL as the Solution for Black Friday, Cyber Monday San Francisco, Calif. – Nov 29, 2016 – Clustrix, provider of the first database that can scale-out linearly and is designed for the elastic scaling requirements of high-transaction, high-value workloads of today’s web applications, observed some of […]

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 […]

Why Moving Away From a Legacy Architecture is Easier Than You Think

Many rapidly growing e-commerce sites eventually find themselves at a common crossroads: increased traffic to their sites causes performance problems in legacy scale-up MySQL databases—like slower page load times or inventory updates—and puts their business in peril. While these businesses understand that problems with MySQL performance can have a negative […]

Say What? RDBMSs are Not Legacy Technology

  In America, we pride ourselves on our freedom of speech. So, people certainly can say whatever they like. But recently, a whopper of a tale came to us through the grapevine: Someone’s been saying that relational database management systems (RDBMSs) are “legacy technology.” We wholeheartedly disagree, so we’re taking the […]

Cloud Database and Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) Market Projected to Grow

Clustrix provides companies with a reliable cloud database that scales with ease to $14.05 billion by 2019 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif – Aug 13, 2014 – Clustrix, provider of the leading scale-out SQL database engineered for the cloud, offers a quick and reliable solution for cloud failure recovery. With companies increasingly […]