New Year, New FAQs
Performance2 min Read

New Year, New FAQs

As interest in SingleStore increases, we get many questions about how SingleStore works, how to get started with it, and more. Performance…
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NoSQL Databases: Why You Don’t Need Them
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NoSQL Databases: Why You Don’t Need Them

It’s time for us to admit what we have all known is true for a long time: NoSQL is the wrong tool for many of the modern application use…
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The Beauty of a Shared-Nothing SQL DBMS for Skewed Database Sizes
Engineering7 min Read

The Beauty of a Shared-Nothing SQL DBMS for Skewed Database Sizes

The limitations of a typical, traditional relational database management system (RDBMS) have forced all sorts of compromises on data…
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Case Study: Emmy-Winning SSIMWAVE Chooses SingleStore for Scalability, Performance, and More
Analytics5 min Read

Case Study: Emmy-Winning SSIMWAVE Chooses SingleStore for Scalability, Performance, and More

SSIMWAVE customers – from film producers to network engineers to media business executives – work to some of the highest standards in the…
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A Technical Introduction to SingleStore
Analytics6 min Read

A Technical Introduction to SingleStore

John Sherwood, a senior engineer at SingleStore on the query optimizer team, presented at SingleStore’s Engineering Open House in our…
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Case Study: Fraud Detection “On the Swipe” For a Major US Bank
Case Study8 min Read

Case Study: Fraud Detection “On the Swipe” For a Major US Bank

This case study was originally presented as part of a webinar session by Mike Boyarski, Sr. Director of Product Marketing at SingleStore. It…
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Webinar: Real-Time Fraud Detection for an Improved User Experience
Analytics7 min Read

Webinar: Real-Time Fraud Detection for an Improved User Experience

In this webinar, which you can view here , SingleStore’s Mike Boyarski describes how real-time fraud detection represents a major digital…
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Case Study: A Scalable SQL Database Powers Real-Time Analytics at Uber
Analytics4 min Read

Case Study: A Scalable SQL Database Powers Real-Time Analytics at Uber

Uber is driven by analytics. The fastest-growing company ever, by some accounts, Uber uses up-to-date information to entice customers…
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Case Study: Kurtosys – Why Would I Store My Data In More Than One Database?
Case Study6 min Read

Case Study: Kurtosys – Why Would I Store My Data In More Than One Database?

One of SingleStore’s strengths is speeding up analytics, often replacing NoSQL databases to provide faster performance. Kurtosys, a market…
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DZone Webinar – SingleStore for Time Series, Real Time, and Beyond
Pipelines12 min Read

DZone Webinar – SingleStore for Time Series, Real Time, and Beyond

Eric Hanson, Principal Product Manager at SingleStore, is an accomplished data professional with decades of relevant experience. This is an…
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Case Study Update: How Novus Partners Manages $2 Trillion with Help from SingleStore
Analytics7 min Read

Case Study Update: How Novus Partners Manages $2 Trillion with Help from SingleStore

This case study was first published as a video with a brief description. Noah Zucker, Senior Vice President for Technology at Novus…
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Using SingleStore and Looker for Real-Time Data Analytics
Analytics6 min Read

Using SingleStore and Looker for Real-Time Data Analytics

SingleStore is a fast, scalable SQL database. Looker is a fast, scalable analytics platform. You can use SingleStore and Looker to create a…
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1.3 Billion NYC Taxi Rows into SingleStore
Cloud7 min Read

1.3 Billion NYC Taxi Rows into SingleStore

Experience teaches us that when loading data into a database, in whatever form ― normalized, denormalized, schema-less, hierarchical, key…
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Arrays – A Hidden Gem in SingleStore
Engineering2 min Read

Arrays – A Hidden Gem in SingleStore

Released this March, SingleStore DB 6 Beta 1 introduced SingleStore Procedural SQL (MPSQL). MPSQL supports the creation of: User-Defined…
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From Big to Now: The Changing Face of Data
Data Warehouse3 min Read

From Big to Now: The Changing Face of Data

Data is changing. You knew that. But the dialog over the past 10 years around big data and Hadoop is rapidly moving to data and real-time…
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SQL: The Technology That Never Left Is Back!
Industry3 min Read

SQL: The Technology That Never Left Is Back!

The Prelude The history of SQL, or S tructured Q uery L anguage, dates back to 1970, when E.F. Codd, then of IBM Research, published a…
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Characteristics of a Modern Database
real-time2 min Read

Characteristics of a Modern Database

Many legacy database systems are not equipped for modern applications. Near ubiquitous connectivity drives high-velocity, high-volume data…
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Coinalytics Taps SingleStore to Fuel Blockchain Analytics
Analytics4 min Read

Coinalytics Taps SingleStore to Fuel Blockchain Analytics

Bitcoin has occupied headlines of technology and business publications over the past several years. The concept of digital currency, or…
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Market Making with SingleStore: Simulating Billions of Stock Trades in Real Time
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Market Making with SingleStore: Simulating Billions of Stock Trades in Real Time

I woke up around 7:30 AM on Monday August 24th, checked my phone while lying in bed, and saw that I had lost thousands of dollars in my…
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Boost Conversions with Overlap Ad Targeting
Engineering4 min Read

Boost Conversions with Overlap Ad Targeting

Digital advertising is a numbers game played out over billions of interactions. Advertisers and publishers build predictive models for…
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In The End We Seek Structure
Industry2 min Read

In The End We Seek Structure

In Short: A range of assumptions led to a boom in NoSQL solutions, but in the end, SQL and relational models find their way back as a…
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