Technology basics

16 June 2022

Contributing to Aiven's developer documentation

Aiven creates its developer documentation as an open source project, so you too can help! Read on to find out how we use docs-as-code to make this happen.

09 June 2022

What is Apache Kafka®?

09 June 2022

What is PostgreSQL®?

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29 April 2022

Introduction to ClickHouse®

Speed is the key to the success of our products. Instead of guessing your next step, data can navigate your path faster to complex business decisions.

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23 February 2022

What is MySQL?

MySQL is a traditional open source relational database that goes well with many well-established applications. Find out more about its features and use cases.

27 January 2022

Introduction to OpenSearch®

OpenSearch is a community-driven and truly open source search and analytics suite. Read on for a high-level look at its capabilities.

18 August 2021

Introduction to event-driven architecture

Goodbye request-response, welcome producers and consumers! Read on to discover event-driven architecture, the best way to build microservice applications.

18 November 2020

An introduction to time series databases

Join us for a deep dive into time series databases. We'll look at what they are, why they're needed, and what makes them uniquely suited for their workload.

09 September 2020

An introduction to M3

M3DB holds great promise for time series use cases. We lay out the reasons why in this deep dive into the open-source time series database.

10 February 2020

An introduction to Redis®

Join us as we take a look at all of Redis's ins and outs in and how to get it as a managed service with Aiven.

22 July 2019

An introduction to Apache Cassandra®

Apache Cassandra is a wide column data store. Join as as we explain what that means, and cover the high and the low of this open source database.