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24 May 2021

An introduction to PostgreSQL

(Updated) Join us for a browse at the ins and outs of PostgreSQL, and find out how to get it as a managed service from Aiven.

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An introduction to Apache Flink

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An introduction to time series databases

09 September 2020

An introduction to M3

M3 holds exceptional promise to evolve time series use cases for many reasons. We lay those reasons and more out in this deep dive into the open-source time series database.

10 February 2020

An introduction to Redis

Redis is an in-memory, single-threaded, open-source, NoSQL datastore. We take a look at all of its ins and outs in and how to get it as a managed service with Aiven.

12 August 2019

An introduction to Elasticsearch

Elasticsearch is a full-featured, open source, scalable, extremely low-latency document store and search engine library that supports real-time analytics. In this post, we'll take a high-level look at it's capabilities.

22 July 2019

An introduction to Apache Cassandra

Apache Cassandra is a popular wide column data store that can quickly ingest and process massive amounts of data. We'll cover the high and the low in this introduction.

23 January 2019

An introduction to Apache Kafka

In this post, we discuss earlier messaging attempts and demystify Apache Kafka by introducing its concepts and use cases.


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