Distributed Database Concepts- Series of Blog Posts by Dr. Ricardo Jimenez-Peris and Dr. Patrick Valduriez
What do I need to know about a distributed database?
In these posts, Dr. Ricardo Jimenez-Peris and Dr. Patrick Valduriez give a deeper insight into technical concepts such as scalability, ACID properties, load balancing, or data partitioning.
In the latest posts, we explore the CAP Theorem, a classic concept that is often misunderstood; and provide a deep insight on the three types of databases we can find nowadays: SQL, NoSQL, and NewSQL.
LINK TO THE SERIES OF BLOG POSTS:
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
- Dr. Ricardo Jimenez-Peris is the CEO and founder of LeanXcale. Before founding LeanXcale, he was for over 25 years a researcher in distributed databases director of the Distributed Systems Lab and university professor teaching distributed systems.
- Dr. Patrick Valduriez is a researcher at INRIA, co-author of the book “Principles of Distributed Databases” that has educated legions of students and engineers in this field and more recently, Scientific Advisor of LeanXcale.
Sponsored by LeanXcale