Thursday, September 17, 2020

CockroachDB performance characteristics with YCSB(A) benchmark

This month I was on a hiatus in terms of blog posts and had to focus on the other parts of my life. Nevertheless, this post was long time coming and I was ambitiously waiting for a quiet time to get this out of the door. Today, I'm talking about CockroachDB and the ever so popular YCSB benchmark suite. Specifically, I'm going to step through the workload A in the YCSB suite of workloads against CockroachDB.

Monday, August 17, 2020

CockroachDB with SQLAlchemy and MIT Kerberos

Today, I'm going to demonstrate how easily we can integrate a SQLAlchemy application running against a kerberized CockroachDB cluster. The experience building this appliation was almost too easy.