Why are Go executable programs larger than expected? We visualized the CockroachDB binaries using tree maps to find out.
Disasters happen. (Most) outages shouldn't. So why do mission-critical services, like banking, still go dark in 2019?
Bose's cloud engineering team spoke with Elastic and Cockroach users at last week's Elasticsearch community meetup.
Achieving compliance with data localization regulations can be prohibitively expensive (depending on how your database is architected). It's important to evaluate where compliance is worth the effort and where it's not.
Compliance with data localization laws is difficult and expensive. It’s particularly expensive with a monolithic DB. This blog outlines the yellow brick road towards compliance and flexibility for shifts in the data protection tectonic plates.
Cockroach CEO Spencer Kimball reads the tea leaves on the evolution of data protection laws, and what companies can do to prepare for the unknown.
One small step for Cockroach Labs, one giant leap for our release numbering.
After two years of nightly testing, we’ve come to learn the power and limitations of Jepsen as a testing tool.
When IT experts consider high availability infrastructure for mission-critical services, their minds often leap to Oracle as the preeminent service provider. But Oracle's database was designed in a pre-cloud world. As a cloud native database, CockroachDB introduces a new way of providing always-on availability, strong data consistency, and distributed performance.
This updated report includes the reproduction steps to our Cloud Report findings in which we benchmakred AWS and GCP. These steps allow for copy-paste reproduction of our process to empower you to check our work.