I am thinking about using Riak for a SasS application I started working on recently. I was originally thinking about MongoDB but after running into Riak it seems like it may be the better option. The ...
I wanted to know how riak handles two queries when the data set starts getting really large. Since riak buckets are just key space, everything seems like it lives in one massive index well bucket. I ...
We currently have a legacy webservice that stores each xml request/response in Sql Server. The data only needs to persist for 3 days before it is considered expired. Sql Server is not good at deleting ...
I have one object and a lot of data associated with that object, you can think of it as something like facebook timeline where we have user and user has a lot of posts. I cannot store data in JSON ...
Riak - why can't I go to http://localhost:8091/stats in my browser? (Seven Databases in Seven Weeks)
I'm trying to work through the book Seven Databases in Seven Weeks, and I'm in the process of setting up Riak. After installing Riak, starting a few servers, and putting them together in a cluster, ...
Say that I have an application whose database needs are equally suited to Riak and DynamoDB. Is there any reason to go with Riak over DynamoDB, if my application already lives on AWS?