What is Aerospike?
Who uses Aerospike?
Why developers like Aerospike?
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Aerospike in their tech stack.
Aerospike is used heavily in our real time kafka pipeline. We use it two ways: we harness the fast key-value store lookup and leveraging Aerospikes ACID capabilities through UDFs we could manage updates in real time. Aerospike
- 99% of reads/writes complete in under 1 millisecond.
- Predictable low latency at high throughput – second to none. Read the YCSB Benchmark.
- The secret sauce? A thousand things done right. Server code in ‘C’ (not Java or Erlang) precisely tuned to avoid context switching and memory copies. Highly parallelized multi-threaded, multi-core, multi-cpu, multi-SSD execution.
- Indexes are always stored in RAM. Pure RAM mode is backed by spinning disks. In hybrid mode, individual tables are stored in either RAM or flash.