Issue 140 — February 3, 2017
Redis 3.2.7 Released: 'Upgrade Urgency High'
data structure server gets some important security fixes and upgrading is especially important for Redis Cluster users.
Online Migrations at Scale at Stripe
— How online payment giant Stripe safely did a large migration of hundreds of millions of ‘Subscriptions’ objects.
ScyllaDB: NoSQL at Ludicrous Speed
— A slidedeck looking at the NoSQL database that provides Cassandra compatibility and supports millions of operations per second per node.
Explore your memory use over time with RedisGreen
— RedisGreen's hosting and monitoring service maps your memory usage and tracks how keys in your database behave over time.
SQLite's JSON1 Extension
— An extension for SQLite that adds 16 JSON-related functions for working directly with JSON-based data.
VoltDB 7 Adds Multi-Site and Clustering
— VoltDB (
) is a horizontally-scalable in-memory SQL RDBMS designed for extremely high throughput scenarios.
Using Google BigQuery to Explore Weather Effects on NYC
— With over 150GB of New York City public data, parsing for patterns and insights is a challenge. Learn how to use the CORR function to find correlations.
Google Cloud Platform
Marija: Data Exploration and Visualisation for Elasticsearch
— A data exploration and visualization tool for unstructured Elasticsearch data to see relationships without any modifications to your data or index.
Getting Started with GitHub Event Data on Citus
— Getting an example dataset to test out a new database can be as much work as trying the database itself. This example uses GitHub data to guide through how Citus and sharding works.
What's New in MySQL 8.0
[Webinar] Monitoring with Percentiles
— In this recorded webinar Baron Schwartz leads an exploration of percentiles & how they're used for monitoring.
How to Index Attachments and Files to Elasticsearch
Backing Up Elasticsearch with S3 Compatible Providers
How SQL Joins Work
MySQL Sharding Models for SaaS Applications
Running Microsoft SQL Server 2016 on Google Cloud Platform
“The openness we’re witnessing from Google and Microsoft is impressive.”
Using EXPLAIN ANALYZE to Debug A Slow SQL Query
Combining The BuzzFeed Trumpworld Graph with Government Contracting Data in Neo4j
How Honeybadger Set Up Postgres for Resiliency
SQL Source Control: track each change to your SQL Server database
— Get a full history in your source control system. See who made changes, what they did & why.
Uphold: A Tool for Programmatically Verifying Database Backups
redis-gcra: Redis-Backed Rate Limiting Based on Generic Cell Rate Algorithm
MemSQL Gets a Spark 2.0 Connector