Wednesday, 20 June 2012
SQLFire is a memory-optimized, distributed database management system designed for applications that have demanding scalability and availability requirements. SQLFire offers some of the best features usually only seen in NoSQL databases, such as horizontal scalability, shared-nothing persistence and built in fault tolerance, but does it all while providing a real SQL interface. Applications can manage database tables entirely in memory, or they can persist tables to disk to reload the data after restarting the system. A SQLFire distributed system can be easily scaled out using commodity hardware.
In this post we’ll see how to setup and start a cluster of multiple SQLFire servers. Read more..