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NoSQL Due Diligence, Part 3: the Open Source Debacle

November 03, 2021
Introduction The concept of open source has been integral to promoting a generation of NoSQL database platforms, each of which has a VC-funded backer and many of which now have successful IPOs; which has created some interesting dilemmas. But: Have these much-publicized ‘liquidity events’ created market expectations that are in direct conflict with the very [...]

NoSQL Due Diligence, Part 2: NoSQL Misconceptions

October 28, 2021
Introduction NoSQL databases became “en mode” some time around 2012 and sprouted a database revolution that led many enterprises to replace their traditional RDBMS technology with NoSQL-based data platforms.  What’s interesting now is how many of these companies are either regretting their decision to do this or finding it extremely difficult to continue with their [...]

Why CSPs Should be All-In on the B2B Market

October 19, 2021
A new report from TM Forum - and sponsored by Volt Active Data - delves into the B2B market opportunity for CSPs, tapping into an extensive survey of 205 people working inside 82 CSPs worldwide. Respondents included C-level executives, architects and engineers in IT and network departments, leaders of enterprise lines of business, and consultants. [...]

NoSQL Due Diligence Part 1: Five Scenarios Where NoSQL Might Not Live Up to the Promises

October 14, 2021
Note: This is the first part of a three-part blog series on NoSQL database technology. Introduction A lot of companies that end up as Volt Active Data customers started out by replacing a legacy RDBMS platform with a NoSQL database. Given the poor performance, lack of cloud-friendliness, and exorbitant costs traditionally associated with legacy database [...]

New Gartner Paper Discusses How to Plan for IT Resiliency

October 07, 2021
Many enterprises strive to differentiate themselves from their competitors by providing jazzy new features and functionality. But it’s the businesses that are on 24 x 7 x 365 that get (and retain) the most customers, and they do this by having data centers and databases that can support always-on mission-critical applications.  To put it simply, [...]

Volt Active Data Partners With AWS to Bring Decision Intelligence to the Edge

September 23, 2021
Volt Active Data and AWS have partnered to make the Volt Active Data Platform available in AWS Wavelength, a new and already publicly available AWS Infrastructure offering optimized for mobile edge computing applications and designed to drive and enable ultra-low latency on 5G devices.  “We’re thrilled to offer the Volt Active Data Platform in AWS [...]

What is Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR)?

September 14, 2021
Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) is an essential technology that facilitates data failover and disaster recovery. By replicating data across multiple data centers in different geographical locations, XDCR guarantees continuous service delivery to the end user by always having the backup of data in case one of the data centers is adversely affected.  XDCR is [...]

What is Streaming Data?

September 09, 2021
Streaming data is data that flows in continuously from highly distributed sources. These data streams are constantly feeding data that data platforms can use or act upon dynamically and in real time, without the need to download or batch it first.  Data streams come from a wide variety of sources and in many different formats, [...]

Why the Telco World Needs a New Form of Cross Data Center Replication

August 31, 2021
Today’s telco operators have two key needs: the need for their applications and data need to be in multiple physical locations at once to prevent data loss, and the need to respond within single-digit milliseconds to customer requests in order to maintain customer loyalty.  But since geographic separation causes latency, there’s an inherent conflict in [...]
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