Tag Archives: MongoDB

Why Percona Acquired Tokutek: by Peter Zaitsev

Posted On April 14, 2015 | By Peter Zaitsev | 0 comments

It is my pleasure to announce that Percona has acquired Tokutek and will take over development and support for TokuDB® and TokuMX™ as well as the revolutionary Fractal Tree® indexing technology that enables those products to deliver improved performance, reliability and compression for modern Big Data applications. At Percona we have been working with the […]

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Increasing Cloud Database Efficiency – Like Crows in a Closet

Posted On February 25, 2015 | By Jon Tobin | 1 comments

In Mo’ Data, Mo’ Problems, we explored the paradox that “Big Data” projects pose to organizations and how Tokutek is taking an innovative approach to solving those problems. In this post, we’re going to talk about another hot topic in IT, “The Cloud,” and how enterprises undertaking Cloud efforts often struggle with idea of “problem […]

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A Tokutek Take on MongoDB v3.0

Posted On February 4, 2015 | By Dave Rosenlund | 5 comments

On February 3rd MongoDB, Inc. formally announced MongoDB v3.0 (the product release formerly known as v2.8).  It includes a number of important enhancements, some of them of particular interest to users of the Tokutek distribution of MongoDB, TokuMX, or anyone thinking about using TokuMX. Most notably, MongoDB v3 includes a storage engine API that can be used to create […]

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Mo’ Data, Mo’ Problems

Posted On January 22, 2015 | By Jon Tobin | 2 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 | 5 comments

UPDATE: Since the publication of this blog post, Tokutek subsequently published preliminary performance benchmark results for TokuMXse. In addition, we have recently released the fourth release candidate of TokuMXse for testing.  Also, since this post was written, MongoDB has decided to call the new release of MongoDB v3.0 (formerly known as v2.8). Learn more about the performance benchmark; […]

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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. In addition, MongoDB has decided to call the release formerly known as v2.8, v3.0. We’ve been working on TokuMXse for quite some time now. TokuMXse is the MongoDB 2.8 storage engine version of TokuMX that […]

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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 | 3 comments

UPDATE: Since the publication of this blog post, Tokutek subsequently published preliminary benchmark results for this new TokuMX sibling, now called TokuMXse. In addition, there have been a number of release candidates.  Finally, MongoDB ultimately decided to call the new release of MongoDB v3.0 (previously it had been called v2.8). Learn more about the first TokuMXse performance benchmark here; and […]

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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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