For balanced read/write scenarios (needed in travel where price and availability are subject to change all the time) Aerospike has been tested at well over 50,000 transactions per second per server using SSDs.
John Glendenning, vice president of EMEA at DataStax, says: ‘If you consider the IoT as being based on three parts – the device, the data that the device creates and how that data can be leveraged by applications – you start to get an idea of the components organisations need to think about to really start to leverage and take advantage of this new term.
‘With Cassandra, it managed to handle the load, it’s very reliable, it allows range queries without limitations, and it’s easy to maintain,’ said Rangel.
Even companies that look like the traditional ‘open source company’ follow this model, selling software and services that complement the open source code.
They were built for different times and different use cases, Matt Pfeil of DataStax has told me more than once.
Hadoop has its own, known as HBase, but others including Amazon’s DynamoDB, MongoDB and Cassandra (used by Facebook), all based on the NoSQL architecture, are popular too.
Let’s take a look at a few of the differences between managed services and unmanaged services of cloud server instances.
DataStax has a solid management team, a serious amount of VC funding, and are tackling a pressing pain point.
Adform Scales to Meet Real-Time Demand While Cutting Server Requirements in Half Using Aerospike Flash-Optimized In-Memory NoSQL Database
Today, Aerospike announced that Adform—a premier partner for media agencies, trading desks, advertisers and publishers—relies on Aerospike to power both its real-time trading engine and dynamic creative engine for multi-screen marketing…While Cassandra continued to support other areas of its business, Adform began to seek a more cost-effective way to scale its real-time engines while maintaining predictable performance.