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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
NewsBits: ScyllaDB 1.6, Gitlab DB Troubles, Elasticsearch 5.2, Node 7.5.0, and more

NewsBits: ScyllaDB 1.6, Gitlab DB Troubles, Elasticsearch 5.2, Node 7.5.0, and more

NewsBits for week ending February 3rd: The release of ScyllaDB 1.6 RC1, Gitlab shuts down temporarily due to data troubles, R…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
iCars Conquers the Data Layer

iCars Conquers the Data Layer

Last month, Compose sat down with Alec Summers, CTO of iCars, an on-demand technology service for ground transportation focus…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
Building Secure Distributed Javascript Microservices with RabbitMQ and SenecaJS

Building Secure Distributed Javascript Microservices with RabbitMQ and SenecaJS

To take Microservices into production, you need to make sure they are communicating securely and reliably. We explore using R…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
New at Compose: Horizontal Scaling for Redis and more scaling control

New at Compose: Horizontal Scaling for Redis and more scaling control

If you are a Compose user, then from today, you will find a new Resources console ready for you to take more control of your…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Mastering Redis high-availability and blocking connections

Mastering Redis high-availability and blocking connections

If you've developed your Redis application on a local single Redis instance, the move to Compose Redis may expose some assump…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits - DB Ransoms, RethinkDB, New Mongoid, Clojure/MongoDB, PostgreSQL internals and more

NewsBits - DB Ransoms, RethinkDB, New Mongoid, Clojure/MongoDB, PostgreSQL internals and more

NewsBits for week ending January 27th: The latest in database ransom news, an update from the RethinkDB community, a fresh Mo…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Compose for MySQL - A developer's view

Compose for MySQL - A developer's view

In this interview with Chris Winslett, Compose developer and lead on the Compose for MySQL, we talk about why MySQL is on the…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Drone Deploy Conquers the Data Layer

Drone Deploy Conquers the Data Layer

Compose has quite a few unique customers. One of the more unique that we've visited with is DroneDeploy, a company that autom…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
Building Instant RESTFul API's with MongoDB and RESTHeart

Building Instant RESTFul API's with MongoDB and RESTHeart

When you need to turn your Mongo database into a RESTFul API, RESTHeart can get you up-and-running quickly. In this article,…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
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…

Guest Author
NewsBits - PostgreSQL Tips, RethinkDB post-mortem, Go IDE, and more

NewsBits - PostgreSQL Tips, RethinkDB post-mortem, Go IDE, and more

NewsBits for the week ending January 20th: Some PostgreSQL tips and SSL news, the RethinkDB post-mortem, a JetBrains Go IDE a…

Hays Hutton
Hays Hutton
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…

Guest Author
ReadMe Conquering the Data Layer

ReadMe Conquering the Data Layer

Compose has helped many businesses by taking care of their data layer so that they can focus on building great products. Read…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe