The first question many developers ask us is what our experience has been writing a distributed database in Go, a garbage-collected language.
SQL? I thought CockroachDB was a key-value store?!? In the past we described CockroachDB as a distributed, transactionally consistent, key-value store.
One of the headline features of CockroachDB is its full support for ACID transactions across a distributed database. In this post, we’ll explain...
In CockroachDB, we use the Raft consensus algorithm to ensure that your data remains consistent even when machines fail.