Tag - NoSQL

TokuMX Compression & Performance Innovation Awards @ MongoDB World 2014

Today, at MongoDB World 2014 in New York City, we announced the winners of our inaugural TokuMX Compression & Performance Innovation Award. We selected two winners from amongst the nominees – Brightcove and Crowdtap. The announcement was made at the TokuMX Scale-up & Slim-down breakfast meet-up.
This morning’s meet-up featured special guests Mark Callaghan of […]

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TokuMX @ MongoDB World 2014

On Monday, some of the Boston-area Tokutek team will board New York bound trains to join our Union Square colleagues at MongoDB World 2014. We couldn’t be more excited.
You would be too. TokuMX, our high-performance distribution of MongoDB, just had its first birthday. The rapid acceptance by the MongoDB community has surpassed even our […]

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TokuMX Compared to MongoDB Using a Specific Common Use Case

Former AOL chief database architect, now independent database consultant, John Schulz guest blogs about his experience with basic MongoDB (from MongoDB, Inc.) and TokuMX™.  If you’d like to speak with John about your own big data challenges you can contact him via email at john_schulz at aol dot com.
Before leaving AOL to start my […]

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May 29 Webinar: Get More Out of MongoDB with TokuMX

MongoDB includes several powerful features like high availability, read scaling, and horizontal scalability in an easy-to-use, schema-free database platform. But, what if you could retain those properties, improve performance, and ensure scalability without specialized tuning just by replacing the storage stack?
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SPEAKER: Tim Callaghan, VP of Engineering
DATE: Thursday, May 29th
TIME: 1pm EDT/10am PDT
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MongoDB World TokuMX™ Innovation Awards: Call for Nominations

If you’re reading this you may be a TokuMX user, or  you’re thinking about using TokuMX. If the latter case applies, I bet you’re already using some form MongoDB today. Either way, you’ve probably heard about the MongoDB Innovation Awards announced in April by MongoDB, Inc.  More here if you this is the first […]

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MongoDB World “Scale Up & Slim Down with TokuMX” Breakfast Meet-up

Are you attending MongoDB World 2014?  If so, I’d like to invite you to race ahead of the morning joggers by attending a breakfast meet-up where you’ll be able to discuss your big data challenges with database gurus:

Mark Callaghan of Facebook (and the Small Datum blog)
Kenny Gorman of ObjectRocket by Rackspace
Charity Majors of Parse […]

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Thoughts on Small Datum – Part 3

Background: If you did not read my first blog post about why I am sharing my thoughts on the benchmarks published by Mark Callaghan on Small Datum you may want to skim through it now for a little context: “Thoughts on Small Datum – Part 1”
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Last time, in “Thoughts on Small Datum – Part […]

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Maybe You Should Try Taking a Walk in My Shoes

The title of this post should really be, “Maybe He Should Try Taking a Walk in Your Shoes.”
The he I’m referring to is economist and author, Tim Harford. The you is the people who use NewSQL and NoSQL approaches to mine big data with database platforms like MySQL and MongoDB (or, preferably, our high-performance […]

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Thoughts on Small Datum – Part 2

If you did not read my first blog post about Mark Callaghan’s (@markcallaghan) benchmarks as documented in his blog, Small Datum, you may want to skim through it now for a little context.
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On March 11th, Mark, a former Google and now Facebook database guru, published an insertion rate benchmark comparing MySQL outfitted with the […]

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April 24 Webinar – MongoDB Clusters: Tips, Tricks, Manage and Automate

As you scale, one of the challenges is optimizing your clusters and mitigating operational risk. Proper preparation can result in significant savings and reduced downtime.
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SPEAKER: Jon Tobin, Tokutek and Vinay Joosery, Severalnines
DATE: Thursday, April 24th
TIME: 6am EDT/12pm CEST and 12pm EDT/9am PDT
Tune into this webinar and we will give you practical advice about […]

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