Geospatial advice?

Kyle Kingsbury aphyr at
Tue May 1 16:00:14 EDT 2012

On 05/01/2012 12:19 PM, Mark Rose wrote:
> Trade offs. I dislike rewriting stuff that doesn't scale. I love the
> idea of just throwing another box into a cluster and having it "just
> work" without rebalancing issues, etc. I'm tired of dealing with shards,
> complex replication setups, etc.
> I will also be using heavily for logging, URL shortening, social share
> registering, etc., and I'd rather stick to one datastore.
> I agree it's a bit of a round peg in a ovoid hole when it comes to
> geospatial + mapreduce queries, but I imagine it won't be long until
> geospatial indexes arrive at Riak as well, and then I can switch to
> those. :-)

Mecha. Coming soon. Talk to jrecursive.


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