Abdullah Alger

Articles by Abdullah Alger

MySQL for your JSON

MySQL for your JSON

Since the arrival of Compose for MySQL beta, we've been asking customers about how they use the database and what they'd like…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Vote now for your favorite Compose Write Stuff article

Vote now for your favorite Compose Write Stuff article

It's the start of a new year and the end of another cycle of Write stuff at Compose. Back in November, we asked writers to su…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Asynchronous Joins Using RabbitMQ

Asynchronous Joins Using RabbitMQ

Don Omondi, Campus Discounts' founder and CTO, talks about their use case of fetching data from multiple databases and joini…

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GeoFile: Elasticsearch Geo Queries

GeoFile: Elasticsearch Geo Queries

GeoFile is a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, its features, and uses. In this article, we'll be covering Ela…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Designing the UFC Moneyball

Designing the UFC Moneyball

Using big data analysis on sports? Gigi Sayfan takes us through doing just that with Cassandra/Scylla, MySQL, and Redis. In t…

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The Well Connected Rabbit

The Well Connected Rabbit

Compose's RabbitMQ can help your business and in this Write Stuff article, Ken Whipday shows how it has helped Tripcatcher. H…

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Redis and MongoDB in the biomedical domain

Redis and MongoDB in the biomedical domain

Varun Singh, a software engineer at IBM's Watson Health, looks at how to use MongoDB and Redis to manage biomedical data in t…

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Store Result Sets with Materialized Views in PostgreSQL

Store Result Sets with Materialized Views in PostgreSQL

Lucero Del Alba talks about using PostgreSQL's materialized views to process large amounts of data without slowing down your…

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GeoFile: PostGIS and Raster Data

GeoFile: PostGIS and Raster Data

GeoFile is a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, its features, and uses. In this article, we'll look at raster…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
PostGraphQL: PostgreSQL meets GraphQL

PostGraphQL: PostgreSQL meets GraphQL

GraphQL is a data query language that provides a flexible syntax for client applications to describe how data is consumed. Th…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Building OHLC Data in PostgreSQL

Building OHLC Data in PostgreSQL

In this Write Stuff article, Lucero Del Alba illustrates the power of PostgreSQL's aggregate and date functions to analyze fi…

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Using PostgreSQL through SQLAlchemy

Using PostgreSQL through SQLAlchemy

In this Write Stuff article, Gareth Dwyer writes about using SQLAlchemy, a Python SQL toolkit and ORM, discussing the advanta…

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GeoFile: Everything in the Radius with MongoDB Geospatial Queries

GeoFile: Everything in the Radius with MongoDB Geospatial Queries

GeoFile is a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, its features, and uses. In this article, we’ll continue our di…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Improved Performance for Redis Cache Mode on Compose

Improved Performance for Redis Cache Mode on Compose

tl;dr - We've boosted the reliability of Cache Mode on Compose by disabling backups and persistence by default on all Redis d…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Database Management Tools and Compose for MySQL

Database Management Tools and Compose for MySQL

Since the launching of Compose for MySQL, we’ve shown how to connect to your deployment using the command line and various co…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger