Tag Archives: MongoDB

Mo’ Data, Mo’ Problems

Posted On January 22, 2015 | By Jon Tobin | 1 comments

Welcome to blog #2 in a series about the benefits of the Fractal Tree. In this post, I’ll be explaining Big Data, why it poses such a problem and how Tokutek can help. Given the fact that I am a lifelong fan of both Hip-hop and Big Data, the title was a no-brainer and, given […]

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The MongoDB Speed-up & Slim-down Big Data Challenge

Posted On January 22, 2015 | By Dave Rosenlund | 1 comments

Receive 20 FREE hours of MongoDB® consulting services if TokuMX does not improve your MongoDB application performance by at least 2x and/or reduce the size of your MongoDB database by 50% or more.  Like A Finely Tuned Rally Car Like a finely tuned rally car, your big data applications need to run lean and mean. But if those applications […]

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Announcing TokuMXse v1.0.0-rc.0

Posted On January 19, 2015 | By Leif Walsh | 2 comments

The major work in MongoDB 2.8 is the creation of a “storage engine” API within the server.  This means that in the future, it will be much easier to create a product like TokuMX which uses a different storage implementation but keeps the same networking, clustering, and data modeling stack as MongoDB.  TokuMXse is the […]

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Fractal Tree Greatness: The Nexus

Posted On January 15, 2015 | By Jon Tobin | 0 comments

In my recent travels, I’ve been speaking with database users at various meetups and trade shows worldwide. Very often, I got questions centering around the best use cases for our products, be it TokuDB, our MySQL storage engine, or, TokuMX, our distribution of MongoDB. Over 90% of the time, I responded Cloud, Big Data or both. […]

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First TokuMXse performance numbers

Posted On January 12, 2015 | By Tim Callaghan | 2 comments

UPDATE: Since the publication of this blog post, the first release candidate of TokuMXse was made available for testing. Learn more about v1.0.0.RC.0. We’ve been working on TokuMXse for quite some time now. TokuMXse is the MongoDB 2.8 storage engine version of TokuMX that we’ll be shipping when MongoDB 2.8 goes GA. We will have an RC version […]

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Yes, Virginia, There is Going to be a TokuMX Storage Engine for MongoDB 2.8

Posted On December 16, 2014 | By Dave Rosenlund | 1 comments

UPDATE: Since the publication of this blog post, Tokutek subsequently published preliminary performance benchmark results for this new TokuMX sibling, called TokuMXse. In addition, the first release candidate of TokuMXse was made available for testing. Learn more about the performance benchmark; learn more about v1.0.0.RC.0. First things first… Congratulations to Keith, Michael, and the rest of the […]

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Frohe Festtage Von Weinhem! (Or A Music-driven Holiday Light Display for MongoDB Hackers)

Posted On December 10, 2014 | By Dave Rosenlund | 0 comments

Want to tweet out a personalized holiday video to your friends?  Heckenlights is a Christmas lights installation playing Christmas songs that lets viewers customize and share it. Heckenlights was created by software developer Mark Paluch (@mp911de) who thought it was time to introduce some American-style holiday bling to his hometown of Weinheim, Germany. A year ago, […]

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Oct 9 Webinar: Get More Out of MongoDB With TokuMX 2.0

Posted On October 3, 2014 | By Dave Rosenlund | 3 comments

MongoDB includes several powerful features like high availability, read scaling, and horizontal scalability in an easy-to-use, schema-free database platform. But, what if you could retain those properties, improve performance, and ensure scalability without specialized tuning just by replacing the storage stack? SPEAKER: Jon Tobin, Lead Sales Engineer at Tokutek DATE: Thursday, October 9th TIME: 1pm ET Register Now! […]

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Announcing TokuMX v2.0

Posted On September 30, 2014 | By Tim Callaghan | 3 comments

Today we released TokuMX v2.0, the latest version of Tokutek’s high-performance MongoDB distribution. Highlights of this new release are as follows: Fast updates that can boost the speed of updates to unindexed fields by more than 10x. Ark elections making replication trustworthy and more ops-friendly. Smaller oplog entries made possible with a brand-new rollback algorithm. […]

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Fast Updates : Coming Soon in TokuMX v2.0

Posted On September 29, 2014 | By Tim Callaghan | 0 comments

Coming in TokuMX v2.0 is a feature we’re calling “Fast Updates”. Fast updates permit certain update operations to bypass the read-modify-write behavior that most databases require (including MongoDB and the current release of TokuMX). In this blog I’ll cover how Fast Updates work by describing a simple schema and workload, plus I’ll measure the performance […]

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