During a massive Texas snowstorm, a power failure affected millions of homes, businesses, and even one of our largest retail customer’s data centers. Despite the widespread chaos, they managed to maintain application availability thanks to YugabyteDB’s geo-distributed cluster, a solution we’ll explore in this blog post.
Discover how a Yugabyte telecom customer transformed their operations by transitioning to YugabyteDB, a modern, cloud-native, distributed SQL database. The shift to a highly scalable and resilient data layer allowed them to lead the telecom services sector, meeting evolving customer demands in the dynamic digital landscape.
Nikhil Mahawar with Mindgate discusses the challenges this fintech faced with their legacy RDBMS systems and how migrating to YugabyteDB improved scalability, performance, and reliability, enabling them to achieve their growth objectives. He highlights the benefits of YugabyteDB, including low-latency reads, high-throughput writes, automatic sharding, and support for SQL and NoSQL.
In a recent interview, Amit Patel, Principal Architect at Comcast, discussed the challenges of managing global data distribution with legacy databases, and how the company evaluates new technologies like distributed SQL to support modern workloads that align with their business goals and objectives.
Marc Hansen, a systems engineer at Fiserv, recently sat down to discuss his role at this top global fintech and payments company, where he works with both DBaaS and traditional databases. During the conversation, he discussed how cloud technologies, PostgreSQL compatibility, and automation impact how DBAs approach disaster recovery, observability, and database deployment.
Prioritizing Security, Stability, and Client Satisfaction: Insight from Fiserv’s VP and Fellow Architect
Dimitri Farafonov, VP and Fellow Architect at Fiserv, recently sat down to discuss his role at this top global fintech and payments company. During the conversation, he discussed the priorities that guide Fiserv’s database selection process, along with the complexities involved in working to achieve low latency, data consistency, and massive bi-directional scalability, which are critical to Fiserv’s operations.
Jay Duraisamy, the SVP of Technology for Data and Analytics at Fiserv, sat down with us to discuss how Fiserv is unlocking the value of their data and providing new services for both merchants and consumers by bringing together data and analytics on one platform.
Tom Eck, Sr. Vice President of Digital Transformation at Fiserv, sat down with us to discuss all things application development, including how Fiserv is planning to monetize their data and how application development teams need to modernize to best support cloud native applications.
Lokesh Duseja, Director of Digital Engineering and Architecture at Bed Bath and Beyond sat down with us to chat about their database modernization journey. Topics covered included why distributed SQL made sense, how they evaluated various vendors and tested YugabyteDB, and some of the big “aha” moments they had during this process.
Guy Chiarello, COO at Fiserv, sat down with us to discuss a variety of topics, including innovation in fintech and the entire financial services sector, the trends he’s keeping an eye on, changes he thinks are coming, and why now is the time for another transactional database.