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Riak at Engine Yard - given at Big Nerd Ranch

by Ines Sombra

Published March 29, 2013 in Technology

Riak is an open source, highly scalable and fault-tolerant distributed database. Its high availability features in particular make Riak an ideal fit for cloud environments where your resources may disappear without notice but your database must continue to serve requests.

This talk will introduce you to Riak’s use cases and overall architecture. We’ll also cover how we run Riak at Engine Yard.