CockroachDB uses RocksDB for its storage engine because of RocksDB's rich feature set, which is necessary for a complex product like a distributed SQL database.
by Peter Mattis on Mar 11, 2016
This is the story of the detection, investigation, and fix of just one performance bug.
by Tobias Schottdorf on Dec 9, 2015
Cgo is an important part of Go: It's your window to calling anything that anything that has C bindings. But while cgo works for us, it hasn’t come for free.