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Basho, Creators Of Riak Database, Muster $25M In Fresh Funding

The distributed systems outfit Basho Technologies have secured a $25 million Series G funding that will see expansion in development and marketing activities. The company also charted record sales growth in 2014, it revealed earlier last week. Existing investor Georgetown Partners spearheaded the round. Basho’s open source distributed NoSQL database,

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Distributed Nosql: Riak

In previous post Distributed NoSQL: HBase and Accumulo, we explored two BigTable-like open source solutions. In this post we will learn about Riak, a highly available key-value store modeled after’s Dynamo. As we know, HBase and Accumulo provide strong consistency as a region/tablet is served by only one RegionServer/TabletServer at a time. However, this

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