Aerospike 4.5: Persistent Memory and Compression

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology, Product Update

Aerospike is pleased to announce the availability of our 4.5 release. Aerospike Enterprise Edition 4.5 is the first commercially available open database supporting new Intel Optane DC persistent memory (PM), based on Xpoint, a new class of storage technology architected specifically for data-intensive applications that require extremely low-latency, high durability, and strong data consistency. Aerospike’s …

Aerospike 4.4: Change Notification and Operational Improvements

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology, Product Update

Aerospike is pleased to announce the availability of our 4.4 release. The 4.4 release contains a number of operational improvements, and the major feature of Change Notification. Existing deployments should carefully read the operational improvements (listed below) – implementing them may save millions of dollars and result in vastly improved latency and reliability. Aerospike’s Change …

Amazon Effect

Retail/eCommerce Data Architectures Driven by the Amazon Effect

Bharath Yadla, Vice President Product Strategy, Ecosystems for Aerospike Blog, Technology, Business

Amazon has been dominating with its scale of operations into every industry sector that it has been getting into. We call that “Amazonian effect” – these Amazonian effects have been brutal not just on brick-and-mortar retailers but also on online businesses as well.

Trends in Ecommerce

Trends in Ecommerce: Machine Learning Fueling Growth?

Matt Bushell, Director of Product Marketing Blog, Technology, Business

While Macy’s CEO Jeff Gennette says that his company’s ecommerce efforts require the same creativity and inspiration as given to Macy’s flagship store in New York City, they also require a much bigger commitment to something that could make or break the retailer’s future success: technology.

Fraud Prevention: Q&A with Forrester’s Andras Cser

Matt Bushell, Director of Product Marketing Blog, Technology

In this post, Andras Cser, Vice President and Principal Analyst serving Security & Risk Professionals for Forrester Research, answers 5 questions regarding Fraud and Risk Management. He is a leading expert on identity management, access management, user account provisioning, entitlement management, federation, privileged identity management, and role design and management.

Amazon EC2 High Memory Instances: Helping Digital Data Architectures?

Bharath Yadla, Vice President Product Strategy, Ecosystems for Aerospike Blog, Technology, Business

However, when one considers the Amazon application requirements, one needs to think about location of your data, your costs, and the restart experience and associated infrastructure.  Overall, Amazon is increasing the awareness in this space, echoing where Aerospike has been playing these past several years.

Aerospike 4.3: All Flash & Uniform Balance

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology, Product Update

Aerospike is pleased to announce the availability of our 4.3 release. The 4.3 release contains two key features: All Flash, and uniform balance. Aerospike is focused on ease of deployment, and easy deployment means efficiency and lower hardware costs, as well as easy to understand and configure transactional consistency. This release builds on Aerospike 4.0 …

Aerospike 4.2: Storage Efficiency and Speed Improvements

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology, Product Update

Aerospike is pleased to announce the availability of our 4.2 release. Close on the heels of our 4.0 release providing consistency, and our 4.1 release with a number of enterprise security and performance features, we have released our 4.2 release with further enhancements. The theme of these changes is improvements of efficiency and speed. We …

Aerospike 4.1

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology

Aerospike is pleased to announce the availability of our 4.1 release. After the major 4.0 release introducing consistency, this release has a backlog of interesting enhancements, beyond a number of minor bug fixes. As always, we continue to push forward reliability and performance, as well as enterprise-oriented features. LDAP external authentication. Aerospike has a classic …

Aerospike Database

Aerospike 4.0, Strong Consistency, and Jepsen

Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Founder and CTO Blog, Technology, Product Update

“In hundreds of tests of SC mode through network partitions, 3.99.1.5 and higher versions have not shown any sign of nonlinearizable histories, lost increments to counters, or lost updates to sets.” – Kyle Kingsbury, Aerospike 3.99.0.3, 12-27-2017 We believe Jepsen has validated our core claims: within reasonable operational constraints, Aerospike does not lose data, nor …