Posts Tagged ‘Research and Development’

Golang Internals, Part 1: Main Concepts and Project Structure

This blog post explains the structure of a Go-based project, dives into the Go compiler, and overviews a Go node.

10 Key Criteria for Evaluating API Automation Tools

February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
APIs are crucial for any microservices-based architecture—as a means of communication between its components.

A Comparison of Redis Cloud, ElastiCache, openredis, RedisGreen, Redis To Go

January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments | Vladimir Starostenkov
The study evaluates the behavior of six major Redis-as-a-service providers under three scenarios.

NoSQL Tech Comparison 2014: Cassandra (DataStax), MongoDB, and Couchbase

October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
The new study compares the popular NoSQL databases across 21 criteria: performance, scalability, availability, ease of installation, maintenance, etc.

E-mails in Ruby on Rails

July 29, 2014 | 6 Comments | Anton Trushkevich
This blog post explores different scenarios of working with e-mails in Ruby on Rails: sending and receiving an e-mail, as well as using address tagging.

Hadoop Distributions: Comparison and Top 5 Trends

July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments | Kirill Grigorchuk
The article overviews how Hadoop distributions differ, as well as provides insights into their major features, the ecosystem development, enterprise adoption, etc.

Ruby Integration Testing Tools: Population Census 2014

June 29, 2014 | 2 Comments | Eugene Melnikov
This blog post overviews how the technology stack across Ruby integration tooling has changed over 2010–2014.

An Augmented Reality App by Altoros Hit 3,000,000 Unique Users During 3 Days

April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments | Alena Vasilenko...
Normally, cloud-based solutions are scaled horizontally by adding more nodes to a cluster. However, the fine-tuning capabilities are limited in this case.

Performance Comparison of Ruby Frameworks: Sinatra, Padrino, Goliath, and Ruby on Rails

February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments | Eugene Melnikov
This blog post shares the performance results of four popular Ruby frameworks to find the best fit for a highly loaded Ruby application.

LikeFolio: Invest in What You "Like" (Fox Business Video)

January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments | Alex Khizhniak
Learn how Altoros helped to improve the overall performance and uptime of a social media platform for online investing.