What is Riak?
Riak is a distributed database designed to deliver maximum data availability by distributing data across multiple servers. As long as your client can reach one Riak server, it should be able to write data. In most failure scenarios, the data you want to read should be available, although it may not be the most up-to-date version of that data.
Riak is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.
Riak is an open source tool with 3.7K GitHub stars and 565 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Riak's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Riak?
20 companies reportedly use Riak in their tech stacks, including Sentry, SendGrid, and Nutanix.
71 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Riak.
Pros of Riak
Multi datacenter deployments
Nov 8 2017 at 5:09PM
Riak Alternatives & Comparisons
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