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Achievement Unlocked: CrateDB 1.0

December 14, 2016

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Jodok Batlogg

We’re excited to announce the stable release of CrateDB 1.0 today. After 3 years of development, including 6200 commits by 34 contributors over 257 releases, CrateDB is ready for general availability. We launched Crate.io back in 2013 from the Austrian Alps, on a mission to build an open source database that combines the ease of […]

Achievement Unlocked: CrateDB 1.0

by
Jodok Batlogg

We’re excited to announce the stable release of CrateDB 1.0 today. After 3 years of development, including 6200 commits by 34 contributors over 257 releases, CrateDB is ready for general availability. We launched Crate.io back in 2013 from the Austrian Alps, on a mission to build an open source database that combines the ease of […]

Visualizing Time Series Data at Scale with the CrateDB Plugin for Grafana

December 2, 2016
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admin

Use CrateDB and Grafana to create scalable and fast dashboards.

Monitoring A Scalable SQL Database

November 28, 2016
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Claus Matzinger

CrateDB is running in production in companies around the world, with users applying a range of different monitoring solutions to ensure cluster (hardware) health and responsiveness in addition to providing indicators whether the cluster size should be changed. This blogpost explains some metrics and how and why they should be monitored!

How we orchestrated a SQL database with Docker Swarm Mode

September 30, 2016
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Claus Matzinger

Crate is a distributed SQL database and with its shared-nothing architecture, Crate is a perfect fit for setting up a container-based cluster for microservices. While there are many orchestration tools out there, Docker – with their latest update to Docker engine 1.12 – blended their applications nicely together and managing large clusters of containerized applications becomes a breeze!