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Shattering the Trillion-Rows-Per-Second Barrier With MemSQL

Last week at the Strata Data Conference in San Jose, I had the privilege of demonstrating MemSQL processing over a trillion rows per second on the latest Intel Skylake servers. It’s well known that having an interactive response time of under a quarter of a second gives people incredible satisfaction. When you deliver response time that drops down to about a quarter of a second, results seem to be instantaneous to users. But with large data sets and concurrency needs, giving all customers...


The Write Stuff

Tell me if this sounds familiar. Once upon a time a company ran its operations on The Database Server, a single machine that talked SQL. It was tricked out with fast hard drives and cool blue lights. As the business grew it became harder for The Database to keep up. So they bought an identical server as a hot spare and set up replication, at first only for backups and failover. That machine was too tempting to leave sitting idle, of course. The business analysts asked for access so they could...


ESG Lab Validates MemSQL's Real-Time Big Data Analytics Solution

Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) recently performed a benchmark that established MemSQL’s distributed in-memory database as the standard for real-time, Big Data analytics. ESG validated that MemSQL delivers outstanding performance and linear scalability, superior reliability and durability, and the ability to support rapid growth. Download the FREE report. Tony Palmer, a senior ESG Lab analyst who performed the benchmark said, “Organizations today increasingly need a fast and easily scalable...