Every relational database needs to establish a balance between accuracy and performance. Transaction isolation levels have a direct, though often unrecognized, impact on both.
Applications built on a traditional failover pattern with two data centers (and no access to a third on-prem or cloud region) used to face challenges in ensuring high resilience with CRDB. New in v23.2, physical cluster replication functionality now allows limited distribution applications to survive full cluster failures — with RPO and RTO measured in seconds rather than minutes.
Bose is building a platform as a service with CockroachDB. Ordinarily, we think of Bose as a leading audio equipment design and development company, best known for its professional, personal, and car audio systems and noise cancelling headphones but they're also a very talented collection of engineers.