Tag - Fractal Tree™ indexes

What’s new in TokuMX 1.4, Part 4: Smaller, faster sharded clusters

We just released version 1.4.0 of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. There are a lot of improvements in this version (release notes), the most of any release yet. In this series of blog posts, we describe the most interesting changes and how they’ll affect users.
In the first part of this series, I introduced […]

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What’s new in TokuMX 1.4, Part 3: Optimized updates

We just released version 1.4.0 of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. There are a lot of improvements in this version (release notes), the most of any release yet. In this series of blog posts, we describe the most interesting changes and how they’ll affect users.
In TokuMX 1.4.0, we improved performance by making two […]

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What’s new in TokuMX 1.4, Part 2: Partitioned oplog

We just released version 1.4.0 of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. There are a lot of improvements in this version (release notes), the most of any release yet. In this series of blog posts, we describe the most interesting changes and how they’ll affect users.
In MongoDB, the replication oplog is a capped collection, […]

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What’s new in TokuMX 1.4, Part 1: Primary keys

We just released version 1.4.0 of TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB. There are a lot of improvements in this version (release notes), the most of any release yet. In this series of blog posts, we describe the most interesting changes and how they’ll affect users.
MongoDB doesn’t have a “primary key” the way SQL […]

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How TokuMX was Born

With TokuMX 1.4 coming out soon, with (teaser) wonderful improvements made to sharding and updates (and plenty of other goodies), I’ve recently reminisced about how we got TokuMX to this point. We (actually, really John) started dabbling with integrating Fractal Tree® indexes into MongoDB in the summer of 2012, where we (really, he) prototyped […]

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December 10 Webinar: Understanding Indexing

Get the Most out of Your Database – Understand Indexing
SPEAKER: Zardosht Kasheff, Tokutek
DATE: Tuesday, December 10th
TIME: 1pm ET
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Join Tokutek’s Zardosht Kasheff as he discusses one of the quickest and least expensive ways to increase your application performance.
Application performance often depends on how fast a query can respond and query performance almost always depends […]

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Recap from MongoDB DC User Group Meetup on TokuMX and MongoDB

This past Wednesday, I attended a talk at the Washington DC MongoDB User Group given by John Schulz, a chief architect at AOL. In the talk, TokuMX VS MongoDB Bake Off Based on a Primary AOL Use case, he describes his experiments comparing TokuMX with MongoDB for his use case.
The experiments show TokuMX in […]

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Put your MySQL Knowledge to Good Use with Tim Callaghan at Percona Live-London, November 12

Attending Percona Live in London next week?
Don’t miss the chance to hear Tokutek’s Vice President of Engineering, Tim Callaghan, discuss how to use your MySQL knowledge to become an instant MongoDB Guru and the advantages of using Fractal Tree&#174 indexes in MySQL and MongoDB. Tim will be speaking about these topics in two […]

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The Genius of MongoDB

Getting ready for tomorrow’s MongoDB Boston conference (come say hi if you see us!), I’m spending some time thinking about a post last week by Bryce Nyeggen: The Genius and Folly of MongoDB. It hits home in a lot of ways for me and the whole TokuMX team, because it mimics exactly the impetus […]

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September 26 Webinar: Getting Started with MongoDB

Save Time & Money – Do It Right The First Time
SPEAKER: Tim Callaghan, VP Engineering, Tokutek
DATE: Thursday, September 26th
TIME: 1pm ET
If you are thinking of using the leading NoSQL database in a project, learn just how easy it is to get started with MongoDB, and how important it is to do it right. […]

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