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Scylla review: Apache Cassandra supercharged

A rewrite of Cassandra in C++, Scylla runs much faster and cheaper than the Java-based original

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FaunaDB review: Fast NoSQL database for global scale

Low latency, strong consistency, and high scalability make FaunaDB an excellent choice for greenfield web or mobile apps

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Simplifying data management in the cloud

Enterprises are bogged down in a sea of data complexity as they expand the use of cloud-native databases. Could self-identifying data be the answer?

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5 common problems FaunaDB indexes solve for you

You can use indexes not only to speed up queries, but also to paginate, sort, and filter documents in FaunaDB

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DSE Graph review: Graph database does double duty

DSE Graph provides high-performance OLTP and OLAP graph operations, right alongside the DataStax Enterprise column store

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How to get started with Kibana

Kibana is a powerful tool for visualizing data in Elasticsearch. Here’s how to start exploring your Elasticsearch data

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How to choose the right database for your application

From performance to programmability, the right database makes all the difference. Here are 12 key questions to guide your selection

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Greenplum 6 review: Jack of all trades, master of some

Substantial rev of the open source, MPP data warehouse offers high concurrency, embedded analytics, and data science capabilities

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What is SQL? The first language of data analysis

SQL is neither the fastest nor the most elegant way to talk to databases, but it is the best way we have. Here’s why

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NoSQL will dominate new stack spending

Relational databases may keep old stack workloads, but Morgan Stanley research suggests NoSQL databases will own the next generation of apps

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Rockset review: Real-time SQL for operational data

One-of-a-kind database for operational analytics analyzes gigabytes to terabytes of recent, real-time, and streaming data in milliseconds

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What’s next for the cloud data warehouse

Global data-driven decision-making requires a cloud-agnostic, unified data management platform that crosses regions, continents, and cloud providers

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MongoDB vs. MySQL: How to choose

MongoDB and MySQL are the leading open source NoSQL and relational databases, respectively. Which is best for your application?

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TigerGraph launches graph database as a service

TigerGraph’s native parallel graph database designed for multi-hop analytic queries is now available as a managed service

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Review: Elasticsearch 7 soars with SQL, search optimizations

Across-the-board upgrade beefs up query capabilities, boosts cluster performance, and simplifies cluster configuration

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Is Java the next COBOL?

60 years later, billions of lines of COBOL live on. Could Java, SQL, or Python last as long?

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Snowflake review: A data warehouse made better in the cloud

A fast, no-fuss data warehouse as a service, Snowflake scales dynamically to give you the performance you need exactly when you need it

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Get started with Azure hyperscale databases

Microsoft builds on its existing Azure database tool to deliver hyperscale versions of PostgreSQL and Azure SQL

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