NoSQL combinations - what works best?

Jonathan Langevin jlangevin at loomlearning.com
Tue Aug 9 12:42:32 EDT 2011


Thanks guys, can you provide more info?

In what capacity do you use Redis, and what is your data flow process
between your app and Redis, Riak?
Is it distributed as well? If so, do you make use of that distributed
functionality, or do you use a single-server instance of Redis?
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Jonathan Langevin
Systems Administrator
Loom Inc.
Wilmington, NC: (910) 241-0433 - jlangevin at loomlearning.com -
www.loomlearning.com - Skype: intel352
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On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 12:31 PM, Alexander Sicular <siculars at gmail.com>wrote:

> I second pairing Riak and Redis.
>
> -Alexander
>
> Sent from my rotary phone.
> On Aug 9, 2011 12:23 PM, "Chad DePue" <chad at inakanetworks.com> wrote:
> > We always use Redis w/ Riak and have had great results.
> >
> > Chad DePue
> > inakanetworks.com - development consulting | skype cdepue | @chaddepue
> > +1 206.866.5707
> >
> >
> >
> > On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 1:13 PM, Jonathan Langevin <
> > jlangevin at loomlearning.com> wrote:
> >
> >> I'm already a huge fan of Riak after the short time that I've worked
> with
> >> it, but a common concern I've seen is regarding performance.
> >> To continue to take advantage of it's data persistence features,
> powerful
> >> m/r functionality, etc, but to gain performance, I'm thinking of pairing
> my
> >> application with another (throwaway) nosql solution that would exist to
> >> provide greater read performance.
> >>
> >> This inspiration comes from seeing others using MongoDB + MySQL, for
> >> instance. I'm thinking using something such as Memcache, or Membase<
> http://www.couchbase.org/get/couchbase> (though
>
> >> I haven't checked into setup requirements), may be a good option, as I'm
> >> already accustomed to caching with Memcache from PHP, but I've not had
> any
> >> large-scale experience with Memcache yet.
> >> Ideally anything that is lightweight, easy to roll out, and extremely
> fast.
> >>
> >>
> >> Before I venture down this road, are there any comments on this
> approach?
> >> Any suggestions or recommendations?
> >> Or are there speedy solutions available for Riak already?
> >>
> >> <http://www.loomlearning.com/>
> >> * Jonathan Langevin
>
> >> Systems Administrator
> >> Loom Inc.
> >> Wilmington, NC: (910) 241-0433 - jlangevin at loomlearning.com -
> >> www.loomlearning.com - Skype: intel352 *
> >>
> >>
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