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Distributed Databases Panel at Google I/O 2013

The Distributed Databases Panel at Google I/O 2013 is composed of Brian Dorsey, Chris Ramsdale, Julia Ferraioli, Mike Miller, Tyler Hannan and Will Shulman.

Everything I Know About Fast Databases I Learned at the Dog Track

An emerging class of distributed database management systems (DBMS), known as NewSQL, provide the same scalable performance of NoSQL systems while maintaining the consistency guarantees of a traditional, single-node DBMS. These NewSQL systems achieve high throughput rates

Advanced Optimization Techniques for Really Large MySQL Queries

Imagine a MySQL query that barely fits your monitor screen such as a 7 table join. This video discusses filling the gap between reading explain output and optimizing really large queries. Practical techniques used to address real-world

SQL Performance Issues: Query Compilation

Learn how to improve the performance of your SQL Server database and understand when the recompilation of queries is necessary and when it is not. Understanding query compilation issues from an operational perspective requires intimate familiarity with

Moving from MySQL to Couchbase Server – Part 2

In the first part, we looked at the basic mechanics of MySQL and Couchbase Server 2.0, and compared the ways in which you would model the data, and how the basic queries and lists of records operate,