AppNexus powered by Aerospike

“We run Aerospike heavily, peaking at 3 Million reads per second and well over 1 1/2 million writes a second in a very cost effective way. I don’t think there’s any technology we’ve run into that even comes close.”

- Geir Magnusson, CTO of AppNexus

Read how AppNexus has scaled from small start up to a billion dollar adtech company.

Adform Powered by Aerospike

“For our real-time trading and dynamic creative engines, Aerospike is unbeatable.  Aerospike provides the lowest possible latency in a system that is easily scalable and manageable.”

– Jakob Bak, CTO, Adform

Learn how AdForm scaled from a 32 node cluster to a 3-node Aerospike cluster, managing 1TB data at 120k TPS and why they “divorced Cassandra” to meet their goals.

KAYAK uses Aerospike

Aerospike filled a gap for KAYAK that other caching and database technologies could not. As we  expand internationally, we needed a reliable, scalable solution to serve offers across our network. Aerospike enabled us to achieve multi-key gets in less than 3 milliseconds, deploy with ease and scale with very low jitter.

– Ko Baryiames, SVP Technology, KAYAK

Learn how KAYAK replaced their in-memory cache to achieve predictable high performance and how they are helping people travel smarter.


“The Williams-Sonoma, Inc. e-commerce custom platform leverages a variety of open source packages and best-in-class support to deliver a consistent customer experience across our portfolio of brands. We are excited that Aerospike will be leveraging the open source community to further enhance and grow their platform.”

- Sameer Hassan VP of eCommerce and Marketing, Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

The TradeDesk uses Aerospike

“Full funnel attribution requires you to store, retrieve and analyze terabytes of data in fractions of a second. The amount of data and the speed at which we process it with Aerospike is phenomenally fast.” 

- Jeff Green, The Trade Desk CEO

VIDEO: Learn how they scaled to deliver millions of transactions per second for billions of users.


With Aerospike, we have achieved optimal flexibility in our advertisement delivery along with the high performance and low latency we need to create a superior gaming experience for our customers.”

– Satoshi Tanaka, developer, GREE 

Read how Gree relies on Aerospike to manage over 1,000 campaigns per user, conducting calculations within milliseconds.


“We are now the largest online data exchange and respond to requests 2 trillion times a month using Aerospike as a foundation.”

– Alex Hooshmand, Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer & SVP Operations, BlueKai

Check out BlueKai’s dead simple economics of SSDs versus memory. Find out why BlueKai chose Aerospike over Cassandra.

Chango uses Aerospike

“The cross-cluster replication was pretty amazing; the response times Aerospike promised were there—even with bigger data loads, and the engineering team was very responsive and smart.”

– Mazdak Rezvani, Chango CTO

Hear how they handle real-time decisions in 50 milliseconds at 500k TPS.

Rubicon uses Aerospike

“ After we ran all the vendors through our testing suite it became clear that Aerospike’s performance and throughput were far superior to the others making it an easy decision for us to partner with them.”

– David Peterson, SVP of Technology, Advertising Automation Cloud, Rubicon Project

Yashi uses Aerospike

“Most databases would stop performing at the scale we were working with, but Aerospike was able to perform at that and beyond. We also needed low latency queries on large data sets and cross-data center replication to support expansion across our data centers. Aerospike had solutions that fulfilled both of these needs while ensuring reliability and superior speed.”

– Larry Nolan, CTO, Yashi

Read why they chose Aerospike to cost-effectively manage billions of ad opportunities per month.

x+1 uses Aerospike

“We’ve seen Aerospike scale to a few billion key values with no compromise to performance,with response times under 1 ms, which is phenomenal.”

– Patrick DeAngelis, CTO, [x+1]

Learn how they overcome their challenge to find a high performance, low latency database to fit their needs.

eXelate uses Aerospike

“Aerospike allows us to handle business continuity and reliability across four data centers seamlessly. We  expanded our deployment to new data centers in less than a week. Aerospike gives us the ability to do what we want to do when we need to.” 

- Elad Efraim, eXelate CTO

Read how eXelate’s rapid growth led them to Aerospike and how they scaled on bare metal Internap servers.


Our business requires low latency reads and writes. Aerospike offered us price / performance and cost-effective scaling by running on SSDs.”

– Mohit Saxena, co-founder and VP of Technology, InMobi

Read how InMobi took the lead as the world’s largest independent mobile ad network and how they achieve performance predictability.


“For us, 100% uptime is the top metric of success, and that’s what we’ve been able to achieve with the Aerospike real-time database.”

– Michael Yudin, CTO, adMarketplace

Read Mr. Yudin talk about pioneering search results and how they’ve cost effectively achieved high performance in order to build their business.

Tapad uses Aerospike

“Our business demands real-time, predictable, consistent performance. With Aerospike, there are no surprises, and in our business, that’s a crucial metric.”

– Dag Liodden, Co-Founder & CTO Tapad

Read how they achieve sub-millisecond query responses and high-volume, low latency systems.

Snapdeal uses Aerospike

“There has been no need for maintenance with Aerospike database; it just works out of the box.”

– Amitabh Misra, VP of Engineering, Snapdeal

Learn about their five keys to success in becoming the India’s largest online marketplace and how they deliver predictable sub-millisecond performance for dynamic pricing.


“After evaluating a number of databases, Aerospike was the clear choice for its unique use of flash memory and ability to scale simply with smaller, more cost effective clusters.”

– Rob Gatto, SVP of Media and Advertising, Neustar

Read how Nuestar needed a database that could scale simply and cost effectively while still delivering high performance.


Conversant, Inc. (NASDAQ: CNVR) is the leader in personalized digital marketing. Conversant helps the world’s biggest companies grow by creating personalized experiences that deliver higher returns for brands and greater satisfaction for people. We offer a fully integrated personalization platform, personalized media programs and the world’s largest affiliate marketing network – all fueled by a deep understanding of what motivates people to engage, connect and buy.

So-net powered by Aerospike

“Aerospike provides the immediate response, user friendly interaction, and quick trouble shooting that we need to support our advertising distribution service today, and we are confident it can support our future needs as well.”

- Satoshi Hoyano, So-net Media networks President

Read how they met under 10 millisecond response times.

IMHO-vi uses Aerospike

Each day, Aerospike helps us manage hundreds of millions of user profiles, and it reliably provides sub-millisecond access to random profiles for both reads and updates..”

– Valery Vybornov,  IMHO Vi, Head of R&D

Read how they scaled while providing predictable real-time responses with 100% uptime.

Komli uses Aerospike

“At Komli, the NoSQL transactional database that is fulfilling these requirements is Aerospike, and we are already seeing a clear return on our investment.”

– Apurva Dalal, VP of Engineering, Komli Media

Read how Komli applies the science of search to display advertising with Aerospike.

forensiq uses Aerospike

When it comes to online advertising fraud detection, speed and reliability are crucial. With Aerospike we’ve found a solid database offering that is built for tremendous performance and true scaling.” 

- Matt Vella, CTO, Forensiq

Read how Forensiq processes 1 trillion bid requests per month.

mediaV uses Aerospike

“Aerospike is such a nice solution that fulfills our essential needs, and we are especially impressed by its ability to handle real-time big data at both blazing speed and great scale.”

– Ning Hu, MediaV CTO

Read how MediaV is leading China’s online advertising market that is expected to reach $30.8 Billion in 2015. Read CTO Ning Hu’s blog and the case study.

AcuityAds fueled by Aerospike

“We were looking for a 99.9% rate of sub-millisecond performance and 100% uptime, and Aerospike’s clustered environment has exceeded these goals.”

– Tal Hayek, AcuityAds Co-founder & CEO

Read how they handle five billion ad requests per day and how they deliverpredictable sub-millisecond performance.

Aerospike Fuels SiteScout

“Even as we’ve pushed the envelope, Aerospike has performed very well for us. We genuinely love this database.”

– Paul Mokbel, Founder & CEO, SiteScout

Read the blog and case study.

Byyd uses Aerospike

“We have been pleasantly surprised that Aerospike does everything it said it does.”

– Wes Biggs, CTO & Co-founder, byyd

Read the case study.

Vizury uses Aerospike

“Aerospike helps us to retrieve a larger amount of information in real time with predictable latency. It adds a lot of efficiency to the Vizury ecosystem.”

- Dr. Mansoor Alicherry, head of engineering, Vizury

Learn how they reduced server requirements by 4x while increasing speed into single digit milliseconds.

Aerospike fuels madvertise

We have been very pleased that the Aerospike database has performed as advertised without any outages, and it clearly will be important for our expansion.”

– Martin Karlsch, Co-Founder & CTO madvertise

Read how their DMP will grow by a factor of 2-3 with Aerospike and Martin’s blog post on how they maximize mobile ad performance.


“Our goal was to be able to put a billion users into place and access any one of their records in, you know, a millisecond or 2 milliseconds – originally, it was 20 milliseconds – but Aerospike came [along] and we can do this today. So that’s one of the Aerospike stories.” – John Krystynak, Founder and CTO

How Applovin Scaled Up to 15 Billion Ad Requests per Day

Aerospike fuels Federated-Media Publishing

“Aerospike is a key piece of infrastructure in the middle of our ad delivery flow, so its performance and reliability have a dramatic impact on our business”

– Bill Marcum, VP Engineering, Federated Media Publishing

Read how they power the third largest ad platform with Aerospike.

Aerospike fuels Tinkoff Digital

“Aerospike’s performance combined with the ability to reduce the costs of maintenance, support and hardware make it a truly attractive data management solution”

– Konstantin Kruglov, Tinkoff CTO

Read CTO Konstantin Kruglov’s blog and how they doubled their ad market while relying on less hardware.

Aerospike Fuels ConvertMedia

“We’re extremely pleased with Aerospike because it lets us focus on what we really need to solve in order to keep growing our business.”

– Yoav Naveh, Co-founder & CEO, ConvertMedia

Read the case study.

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