• VoltDB
  • Enterprise Data Architecture

Category: <span>Enterprise Data Architecture</span>

5G whitepaper banner

Using Data to Monetize 5G for Industry 4.0

There’s a lot of buzz around how 5G will impact industry 4.0, but there’s not a whole lot out there about why it’s important to consider upgrading to 5G to benefit your company’s bottom line. Seeing this gap, we worked with experts at FierceWireless to help shape a new whitepaper, “Using Data to Monetize 5G […]

VoltDB Thought Leadership

What Is Thought-Provoking to Our Readers?

Database Blog Trends, First Half 2018 Looking back over the first half of the year, we notice three trends in reader interest with our blog posts. They are: Defining the real-time database market How to compare database technologies, and How cloud database migration. In this post, we’ll give an overview of the posts most read [...]
5G Fast Data Blog Header

Data Strategies for 5G: BSS Transformation Q&A

As we enter the 5G era, strategic telcos are digitizing their infrastructures to not only handle the explosion of data requirements, but to also take advantage of the new business opportunities and revenue streams that will come about with the advent of 5G. Recently we held a webinar entitled “Data Strategies for 5G: A Closer […]

Solution Review Interview with David Flower

The 3 Horsemen of the Legacy System Apocalypse

The world is speeding up; people expect customized information and services immediately. In these tumultuous times, some companies are clinging to their legacy data infrastructure as a security blanket. However, traditional RDBMSes are just not able to provide the massive scales, edge distribution, and virtual or cloud deployments that are necessary for modern applications. In […]

Database Technology in a Blockchain World

It’s just about official—blockchain has taken over the world. Or, to be more accurate, the idea of blockchain has taken over the world. In recent months, we’ve seen Long Island Iced Tea Corp. become Long Blockchain Corp. and Kodak revive itself with blockchain aspirations. These unexpected moves led to some head scratching, but also to […]

Forrester wave translytical data platforms Voltdb response

What Makes a Good Translytics Platform?

Previously, I critiqued the Forrester Wave Translytical Data Platforms Q4 2017 report. At the end, I promised to provide a list of criteria to evaluate translytical databases. In order to create that list, we need to start with a solid definition of Translytics. The Forrester Wave report defines Translytics as: “A unified and integrated data [...]
architecture contention shared data

Solving Lambda Architecture’s Fast Layer Problem

Getting up to date answers about recent events and asking the same question about older data is really hard to do using open source. The Lambda Architecture is a somewhat complicated way of doing this kind of mass scale, relatively fast, open source data processing. The key point is that you have two layers: a […]

The State of Database Technology, Part 1: Scaleability

Editor’s note: This post is re-posted here by permission from the author. The original post was on LinkedIn on December 2, 2017. Despite multiple challenger technologies (eg. Object Oriented databases), the relational databases from Oracle, IBM and Microsoft have prevailed supreme for over 30 years. This dominance has however been increasingly challenged by a new [...]

NoSQL, RDBMS, and Contention for Shared Data: Part 2

Previously in part one of this blog series, I explained the problems with two methods of database interactions. Traditional JDBC-style interactions mean that locking and latching take up ~30% of compute time. This overhead skyrockets when you try to use a distributed system. A NoSQL key-value interaction allows for better scalability, but for non-trivial use cases […]

  • 184/A, Newman, Main Street Victor
  • info@examplehigh.com
  • 889 787 685 6