This video covers the various approaches to sharding with the MongoDB open source NoSQL database.
You have a killer web application, hits are through the roof and your database is starting to get overloaded. Do I need to throw more hardware at the database? Should I shard it? Should I use replication? How do I access multiple databases via one Rails application? Join us as we talk about strategies for […]
OK, so recently or in a near future your boss (or inner voice) will tell you “We need to figure out how we can utilize Big Data”. Maybe you’ve heard about Hadoop, but you haven’t really had the time yet to wrap your head around how to actually get more value out of new types […]
Learn how to architect high-performance applications and production workloads using Amazon RDS for SQL Server. Understand how to migrate your data to an Amazon RDS instance, apply security best practices, and optimize your database instance and applications for high availability.
This presentation gives developers insight into how to model data in Cassandra, how to integrate Cassandra and Hadoop, and how to build big data platforms suitable for both batch and real-time processing while maintaining low latency response times suitable for web applications.
Troubleshooting MySQL problems doesn’t need to involve trial-and-error and it doesn’t need to take a long time. You need only two things: a good process and good tools. This session shows you an approach that the speaker has used to solve many frustrating problems quickly, and open source tools that assist this process.