Last year the BulkIO team at Cockroach Labs replaced the implementation of our IMPORT bulk-loading feature with a simpler and faster data ingestion pipeline. In most of our tests, it looked like a major improvement: the release notes for CockroachDB…
This blog walks through why topology patterns matter in CockroachDB, and how to select the one that works best for your use case.
Are enterprises adopting the DBaaS model? And which DBaaS vendors best suit enterprise workloads? GigaOm's Radar Report answers these questions, and more.
Is CockroachDB a distributed SQL database, or a distributed key value store? Learn about how the kv storage system in CockroachDB enables distributed SQL.
In this blog post, we'll highlight MyMahi’s application architecture and discuss how serverless technologies like AWS Lambda interact with CockroachDB.
By its very definition, distribution creates latency. Geo-partitioning your data in CockroachDB makes it easy to minimize that latency.
Cockroach Labs is proud to participate in DigitalOcean’s Hacktoberfest 2020, a celebration of open source and community innovation.
Understanding the Raft Consensus Algorithm can be tough. In honor of Mean Girls day (October 3), we present Raft as explained through the movie Mean Girls.
Simulate a CockroachDB cluster on localhost with Docker! A simulated CockroachDB cluster makes for easy testing, training, and development work.