Announcing TokuMX v1.5

Posted on by Tim Callaghan

Tokutek is pleased to announce today’s release of TokuMX v1.5. Also worth noting is that TokuMX is exactly 1 year old tomorrow…. But enough about birthdays, and more about features!
This release brings with it the ability to partition

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Best Practices for Partitioned Collections and...

Posted on by Zardosht Kasheff

In my last post, I gave a technical explanation of the performance characteristics of partitioned collections in TokuMX 1.5 (which is right around the corner) and partitioned tables… in relational databases. Given those performance characteristics, in this post, I

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Understanding the Performance Characteristics of...

Posted on by Zardosht Kasheff

In TokuMX 1.5 that is right around the corner, the big feature will be partitioned collections…. This feature is similar to partitioned tables in Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server, and Postgres. A question many have is “why should I use

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June 11 Webinar: Comparing MongoDB and TokuMX...

Posted on by Amanda Jordan

MongoDB replication has a lot of great features including crash safety, automatic failover and parallel slave replication. Although MongoDB’s replication is impressive in many ways, TokuMX™ replication internals are purposely designed differently.
Register Now!…
SPEAKER: Zardosht Kasheff, Sr. Engineer
DATE:

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Why TokuMX Changed MongoDB’s Oplog Format...

Posted on by Zardosht Kasheff

Over several posts, I’ve explained the differences between TokuMX… replication and MongoDB replication, and why they are completely incompatible. In this (belated) post, I explain one last difference: the oplog format for operations. Specifically, TokuMX and MongoDB log updates and

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The Difference Between TokuMX Partitioning and...

Posted on by Zardosht Kasheff

In my last post, I described a new feature in TokuMX 1.5—partitioned collections—that’s aimed at making it easier and faster to work with time series data. Feedback… from that post made me realize that some users may not immediately

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Introducing Partitioned Collections for MongoDB...

Posted on by Zardosht Kasheff

TokuMX 1.5 is around the corner. The big feature will be something we discussed briefly when talking about replication changes in 1.4…: partitioned collections.
Before introducing the feature, I wanted to mention the following. Although TokuMX 1.5 is not

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TokuMX Compared to MongoDB Using a Specific Common...

Posted on by John Schulz

Former AOL chief database architect, now independent database consultant, John Schulz… guest blogs about his experience with basic MongoDB (from MongoDB, Inc.) and TokuMX™.  If you’d like to speak with John about your own big data challenges you can contact

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May 29 Webinar: Get More Out of MongoDB with...

Posted on by Amanda Jordan

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…

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MongoDB World TokuMX™ Innovation Awards: Call...

Posted on by Dave Rosenlund

If you’re reading this you may be a TokuMX user, or  you’re thinking about using TokuMX. If the latter case applies, I bet you’re already using some form MongoDB today. Either way, you’ve probably heard about the MongoDB Innovation Awards…

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