A lot of databases claim to be “global.” While there’s no official definition of this term, we think it deserves to be unpacked. If you’re evaluating products that promise global capabilities, they should have, at the bare minimum, these three…
Geo-partitioning keeps user data close to the user, reducing latency and improving UX while archival-partitioning allows you to store data efficiently.
With geo-partitioning, you can control which nodes house data with row-level granularity, thereby reducing latency and improving user experience.
Baidu and Cockroach Labs jointly held a conference that would bring top-tier DBAs and developers together to discuss CockroachDB.