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Benchmarking Couchbase Server vs. Cassandra vs. MongoDB for Interactive Apps (2013)

June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
The technical report provides an in-depth analysis of the leading NoSQL systems across performance, scalability, availability, ease of installation, etc.

NewSQL News Summary: May 2013

June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments | Eugene Melnikov
This month's news include Clustrix 5.0 being now available on AWS, VoltDB improved efficiency of Shopzilla's services, NuoDB 1.1 release, etc.

Building Cassandra as a Service with Cloud Foundry

June 15, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak...
Renat Khasanshyn of Altoros and Cornelia Davis of Pivotal describe the job being done around implementing a Cassandra service for Cloud Foundry.

The List of Featured Graph Database Overviews and Benchmarks

June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments | Eugene Lahansky
The research papers provide tips on how to model the behavior of a graph database, as well as to detect potential issues before implementing it.

The Ruby Community Is Blooming: 100+ Experts Attended a Local User Group

June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alena Vasilenko
The experts explored continuous integration with Jenkins and Travis CI, virtual environments with Vagrant and Cloud Foundry, and AngularJS development.

Featured Benchmarks of VoltDB, NuoDB, Xeround, TokuDB, Clustrix, and MemSQL

This blog post overviews six popular NewSQL databases in terms of performance to help you choose the best fit to run your app.

Hadoop Ecosystem: May 2013 in Review

May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments | Andrei Paleyes
The main Hadoop-related news cover the Cloudera Development Kit release, Concurrent partnership with MapR Technologies, Hive 0.11.0 being available, etc.

DigitalOcean—a New Amazing Cloud VPS Hosting

May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments | Olga Belokurskaya
This blog post provides an overview of DigitalOcean—a new cloud VPS hosting—and its major advantages for startups, small and fast-growing projects.

Altoros’s Insight on Big Data Week in Moscow: Big Data—Big Work!

May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments | Alena Vasilenko
At the conference, participants discussed real-time data analytics, development of prediction services, data science algorithms, methods of Hadoop optimization, etc.

5 Facts You Probably Don’t Know About AWS

Learn what AWS brings to the table in terms of cloud costs allocation, cloud computing strategies, and downtime issues management.