Tag: MVCC

challenges with google cloud spanner

Challenges with Google’s Cloud Spanner

At this point everyone has heard of Google’s Cloud Spanner. It’s Google’s first database offering that can scale-out write transactions linearly, as well as provide cross-node transactions with ACID guarantees, claiming to solve significant problems that Amazon’s Aurora cannot. But as discussed before, Spanner is able to accomplish that scale […]

ClustrixDB Simplifies Transition from MySQL to a Fully Distributed Database for Fast Growing E-Commerce Sites

Fast Growing E-Commerce Sites Get Distributed Database ClustrixDB MySQL Plug-and-Play Compatibility Presents an Affordable Alternative to Replatforming SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Oct 2, 2014 – Clustrix today announced that its latest version of ClustrixDB, the first scale-out database designed to meet the needs of fast growing e-commerce sites, is plug-and-play […]

Clustrix Announces Industry’s First Scale-Out Database for Real-Time Analytics on Live Operational Data

Customers today rely on ClustrixDB to deliver over 1 trillion monthly transactions in business-critical deployments SAN FRANCISCO – Oct 31, 2013 – Clustrix, the leading scale-out SQL database engineered for the cloud, today announced the general availability of ClustrixDB as a software download, the industry’s first and only scale-out database […]

Can You ALTER a 3 Billion Row SQL Table Online?

Is it Possible to Alter a 3 Billion Row SQL Table Online? At Clustrix, our goal has always been to simplify everything about the database. We started off tackling the scale-out challenges, then performance, easy MySQL migration, real-time analytics, and so on as the product matured and customers expressed their […]

Differentiating “Real-Time” Analytics

Real-Time Analytics You’ve probably heard some buzz lately around the term “real-time analytics,” perhaps even seen some impressive benchmark numbers. In this article I’ll explain what these systems offer and why these benchmarks don’t necessarily translate to real-world use. Real-Time Analytics Benchmarks: Are They Real? As a result of the […]