A new infrastructure pattern is emerging called the KOST stack (Kubernetes, Operator, Spark, TiDB). This blog post introduces each component of the KOST stack and cloud-native HTAP in the wild.
2019-07-01Li ShenMySQL Scalability
TiDB 3.0 is released! This blog post introduces some highlights of TiDB 3.0, including major features focused on stability, significant performance improvements in Sysbench and TPC-C benchmarks, a newly introduced component, and important features and improvements.
This post introduces some simple use cases of analytics queries where a MySQL DBA can expand their repertoire and answer some basic business questions by writing SQL queries with window functions.
2019-03-12Morgan TockerOpen Source Community
The official TiDB Certification is now available in beta and an online exam is ready for you to sign up.
2019-02-12Kevin XuOpen Source Community
In this post, Kevin Xu shares the PingCAP team's experience and activities at FOSDEM 2019, including three talks they delivered at the conference -- the first one about TiDB and its architecture, horizontal scalability and MySQL compatibility, the second about improving development posture in Rust based on the work building TiKV, and the last about Rust implementation of Prometheus.