The perennial question of homo sapiens is, 'How did we get here?' Today we're going to take a crack at answering that: where 'here' is defined as 'high availability for web services'.
Does CockroachDB really survive? When data is written, will a failure really not end up in data loss? Let's explore how CockroachDB checks replication.
I experimented with implementing the Redis protocol on top of CockroachDB, scratching the itch on the question: Could CockroachDB ever replace Redis?