Learn how YugabyteDB handles node loss and recovery to ensure consistent, continuous availability. With features like a 3-second leader re-election process and a robust fallback mechanism, your cluster can tolerate disruptions and resume optimal operation efficiently.
PostgreSQL offers robust features but has certain limitations in scalability, replication, resilience (and more). YugabyteDB addresses these issues through distributed design, storage efficiency, and transaction handling, providing a comprehensive solution when high availability, ACID, and scale are mandatory.
Learn how YugabyteDB ensures stability when a downed node rejoins the cluster. Our latest blog covers the essential 15-minute RAFT timeout and the built-in fault tolerance mechanisms that keep your data secure and accessible.
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.