DZone Refcard: Getting Started With Distributed SQL

What You Need To Know About Distributed SQL

A lot of things are deemed a “game-changer” these days, but distributed SQL deserves the moniker. It enables relational databases to scale to millions of transactions per second while maintaining sub-millisecond latency – removing the need for NoSQL, hardware appliances and manual sharding.

This refcard serves as a reference to the key characteristics of distributed SQL databases, how functionality compares across vendors' offerings, and the criteria for designing a proof of concept.

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