Riak continues to gain adoption worldwide supporting critical applications that require high-availability, predictable scalability, and performance. Riak's unique ability to distribute data, both to ensure availability and provide data locality, provides enterprises a proven database technology for powering critical web, mobile and social applications, cloud computing platforms, and to store and serve machine-to-machine and sensor data. Riak is used by thousands of companies, including over 30% of the Fortune 50.
New Features in Riak 2.0
•Riak Data Types. Riak 2.0 includes a range of flexible, distributed data types, that greatly simplify application development without sacrificing Riak's availability and partition tolerance characteristics. Available Riak data types include distributed counters, sets, maps, registers, and flags. •Strong Consistency. Developers now have the flexibility to choose whether buckets should be eventually consistent (the default Riak configuration today that provides high availability) or strongly consistent, based on data requirements. •Full-Text Search Integration with Apache Solr.
Technical Preview Availability
Download the Riak 2.0 Technical Preview here. All code for Riak 2.0 is also available on Github. For more details on the technical preview for Riak, visit our blog.
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Basho is a distributed systems company dedicated to making software that is highly available, fault-tolerant and easy-to-operate at scale. Basho's distributed database, Riak and Basho's cloud storage software, Riak CS, are used by fast growing Web businesses and by over 25 percent of the Fortune 50 to power their critical Web, mobile and social applications and their public and private cloud platforms.
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