Cloud Spanner 101

This video provides an overview of Google Cloud Spanner, Google mission-critical, relational and scalable application database, which is now publicly available as a managed service on Google Cloud. You’ll learn how Cloud Spanner evolved, how Google uses it internally, and how you can use it for your next project.

Optimizing the Public Cloud for Cost and Scalability with Cassandra at MetricsHub

MetricsHub is a monitoring and scalability service for public clouds, allowing companies to continuously gather data from their systems and auto-scale their deployments to optimize service costs. Taking advantage of Cassandra rapid ingestion rates, reliable replication model, and easiness of deployment, Metrics Hub can handle billions of datapoints per day. …

Evolving Neo4J for the Cloud

This presentation covers the challenges and solutions Adobe faced when adopting Neo4J as their graph solution, moving it out of the data center and into the cloud, how Neo Technology worked with Adobe to overcome hurdles and evolve the product, and what putting a truly global cluster into production entailed.

Data Ingress and Storage Access in Cloud Architecture

Buck Woody discusses in this article data ingress and storage access in Cloud Computing reference architecture. He explains how to create a centralized, off-premises (cloud-based) data store that provides flexibility, security, consistency, and guards against vendor lock-in. Buck is Senior Technical Specialist on Windows Azure at Microsoft and the examples …