Tag: schema

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 […]

Scaling Distributed Joins

Distributed Joins A frequent question we get about Clustrix involves our ability to efficiently evaluate distributed joins. We face quite a bit of skepticism when we make the claim that we can scale joins in our system. And people are right to be incredulous: many other systems claiming to be […]