Greetings oh-so-persistent nuonians! Your faithful consistency nerd is here to continue the discussion of MVCC. For background please examine part 1 (wherein our heroes are introduced to MVCC), part...READ MORE
Greetings, technically-minded nuonians! I am Trek Palmer and I am one of the engineers here at nuodb. I spend most of my time implementing and debugging the atom layer of nuodb. For the last year I’...READ MORE
In a previous entry I talked about how installing the software is a provisioning step that gets you ready to work with NuoDB. Great, but what you probably want to do is actually run a database.
We’re often asked about how replication in the NuoDB NewSQL database compares to replication in MySQL. The truth is, “replication” in NuoDB is not the same as your garden variety replication in a...READ MORE
In a short period between 1979 and 1981, as the database market adjusted to a new client-server reality, we saw a rapid expansion in the number of relational database platforms brought to market (IBM...READ MORE
If you are like me, then Google searches have been part of your life for 15 years or more. In that time, Larry Page’s “BackRub” project has developed into part of everyday life. Google’s announcement...READ MORE
Mike Stonebraker is talking about NewSQL again today in a keynote at the NoSQL Now conference in San Jose.
No prizes for guessing what Dr Stonebraker is going to say… namely that:
SQL is not...READ MORE
Bob Warfield questions assumptions of rapid market disruption in his response to Fred Wilson’s speculations.
He makes the case that true disruption takes many years, and certainly VC investments...READ MORE
Cambridge, MA – August 1, 2011 – NimbusDB, the thought leader in cloud database technology, announced today that the company has chosen to change its name to NuoDB. NuoDB is a NewSQL database system...READ MORE