March 17, 2015 As a Solutions Architect for Basho, I’m often called upon by customers to explain Riak. Frequently this…
February 17, 2015 According to TechTarget, a common definition of “High Availability” is: “In information technology, high availability refers to…
A compilation of resources from 2013.
The first in a series of posts on how Riak differs from traditional relational databases.
Lead Software Engineer at Gilt will be presenting at O’Reilly Strata about his experience testing Riak.
Riak is able to reliably handle Gilt Groupe’s daily traffic spikes.
June 13, 2013 Riak is a highly available, low-latency database for retailers that need to provide always-on eCommerce and mobile…
Shopzilla uses Riak to power their Keyword and Scrapbook Services.
Video presentation from Will Gage at Shopzilla, who discusses how they built various user-facing services on Riak, why it was the right tool for the job, and when you might want to use it in production. In addition to offering details on data modeling for their specific use cases, he also talks about service latencies for their production applications and how the Riak community played an important role in their decision.
Introducing new pages about how Riak can be used for retail, advertising, mobile, and gaming.