Our new team member Claire Giordano (who I helped to recruit) got to write her first Citus blog post with the 6.2 release. Just after publishing, it saw some great pick-up and discussion on Hacker News. In Claire’s post, you can find a bit of the back story on some of our goals for Citus as well as key improvements:
Distributed databases often require you to give up SQL and ACID transactions as a trade-off for scale. Citus is a different kind of distributed database. As an extension to PostgreSQL, Citus can leverage PostgreSQL’s internal logic to distribute more sophisticated data models. Read Now →
One of team members, Will Leinweber, gave a talk this year at RailsConf on scaling your Postgres database. In it you’ll find times for any stage of scale from small, to medium, to big data.
Watch Now →