Tag: shared-nothing architecture

Why is ACID Cool Again?

Before you get any ideas, we’re talking about good old-fashioned database ACID compliance. ACID is not a new concept to developers. Certainly every DBA knows it, but collectively, the software industry lost its addiction to ACID some time ago. This is because the industry found a new thing to crave: […]

Sharding Adds Significant Application Costs

Percona recently published a blog discussing MySQL sharding models for SaaS applications. The blog did a great job highlighting the effort it takes to shard MySQL (e.g. gain write-scale for MySQL SaaS deployments), and discussed understanding both customer data requirements, as well as revenue expectations when designing sharding topologies. But […]

MEDIA ALERT: Clustrix Showcases the Power of ClustrixDB for Ad Tech Applications

  San Francisco, CA – Nov 2, 2015 – Clustrix, provider of the first scale-out database designed to meet the needs of large, fast-growing e-commerce and ad tech today announced the company has been invited to present at the eXelate Vendor Showcase in New York on November 3rd. eXelate, a […]

Clustrix Releases Industry’s First Specialized Database for E-Commerce

  ClustrixDB significantly improves site throughput and availability, allows online retailers to capture more revenue from more channels SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Sep 23, 2014 – Clustrix, today announced the launch of the latest version of ClustrixDB, purpose-built and optimized for fast growing e-commerce sites. Designed to meet the unique […]

Why I Joined Clustrix

  I recently joined Clustrix as vice president of engineering after more than 25 years in databases and information management. Throughout my career I have focused on innovations in parallel database technology and analytics—primarily in building business-critical products for the enterprise—and ClustrixDB is no exception. Here’s why… I Believe in […]