Some data model choices in distributed databases cause data to grow in one node before it moves to another node. This will cause one node to become a hotspot for reads and writes. This article explains how to avoid that.
It’s a common misconception that NewSQL and distributed SQL databases are the same. They’re not. Even though they’re both an evolution in the transactional database, there are significant differences. Distributed SQL adoption is growing because companies face new challenges that cannot be easily addressed with NoSQL, SQL, or NewSQL databases. Let’s look at five of them.
Recently, Saul Van Beurden, Head of Technology at Wells Fargo, sat down with Yugabyte CEO Bill Cook to discuss the bank’s modernization, innovation, and digital transformation initiatives. Saul shared his experience, insights, and advice on how any IT leader can drive change—from the technology stack to security, from the importance of building skills to making elephants run, and even a conversation around blueberry muffins!
As you look to build a streaming application that scales, there are many database options to choose from. If you’re looking for a high-performance database that can handle large-scale data, YugabyteDB,
is a great option. In this blog, we will build an application with YugabyteDB and Django, using the PubNub market order data stream. You will see how you can use YugabyteDB and Django to make an application that subscribes to the PubNub Market Orders Stream, stores these trades in YugabyteDB, and displays them in real-time.
At the recent Distributed SQL Summit, Nathaniel Drehmel, Principal Engineer, Database Strategy and Innovation at Wells Fargo discussed the company’s path to distributed SQL, including their top data requirements and why they chose a distributed SQL database. This blog provides chat highlights with links to watch the entire conversation.
At the recent Distributed SQL Summit, David Loomis, Managing Director of Infrastructure, Operations, and Cloud Platforms at Charles Schwab shared his experience with directing the company’s application and database modernization strategy. This blog provides highlights of that chat with links to watch the entire conversation.
Learn how to best use Query Planner hints in the YugabyteDB database to optimize business queries based on how applications expose them. Walk through a use case that utilizes data sets from two popular TV shows to find total viewership per season, episode, etc.
After officially launching Yugabyte University in early 2022, we are happy to share a major milestone! Ten thousand amazing students are enrolled in various self-paced and instructor-led courses, certification programs, and builder workshops to better build their skillsets around distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. Read this blog for an overview of what’s currently available, including links to specific learning experiences.
DSS 2022 was the biggest and best distributed SQL event to date, with so many people engaged and enthused by distributed SQL and YugabyteDB. There were over 25 world-class keynotes, insightful fireside chats with industry-leading enterprises, and technical presentations by YugabyteDB and industry experts.
In case you missed the event or have not yet watched the replays, here are our top five takeaways!
We are excited to announce the speaker line-up for the fourth annual Distributed SQL Summit (DSS) on September 14, 2022. Keep reading for a quick look at who will be sharing their experience and knowledge and what topics they will discuss. Remember to sign up—for free—to watch all the world-class keynotes, insightful fireside chats, and technical presentations by Yugabyte and industry experts.