December 17, 2017
“Follow-The-Workload” Beats the Latency-Survivability Tradeoff in CockroachDB
Geographically distributed databases like CockroachDB offer a number of benefits including reliability, security, cost-effective deployments, and more. Critics often counter that distributed databases increase latency. What if a database could offer all of the benefits of distribution, but also provide low-latency?