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Everything You Need to Know About RICON 2014

In just a few days we’re heading out to Vegas for RICON 2014! Keep reading to find out FAQs and everything you need to know about RICON 2014. Location and Dates Location: The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada in the Grand Ballroom – Fantasy Tower 2nd Floor Conference Center (map) Dates: October 27-29, […]

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Dataloop.IO Selects Basho to Address Monitoring Software Demands

Fast-growing monitoring services company uses Riak to power real-time metric interrogation for enterprises worldwide HERNDON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Basho Technologies, the creator and developer of Riak, the industry-leading distributed NoSQL database, today announced that Dataloop.IO, the fast-growing provider of infrastructure monitoring software for online services, has chosen Riak to underpin its metric-crunching cloud monitoring solution. With architecture required to […]

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Registration Now Open for RICON 2014 - the Distributed Systems Conference for Developers

It's one big event this year! RICON 2014 is heading to Las Vegas on October 28 and 29. Early bird discount ends Sept. 22 so sign-up now. Further details, registration and past event highlights available at ricon.io




  • The Weather Company requires an architecture that is both flexible and reliable, allowing us to deliver higher accuracy through superior data. Basho has been a valuable partner in our transformation and Riak has proven to be a critical component as the NoSQL distributed database powering our new platform. - Bryson Koehler, EVP and CIO, The Weather Company.
  • Voxer’s experience with Riak has been that the core promise of the available, scalable key-value store works as advertised. - Matt Ranney CTO, Voxer
  • Riak is this really amazing NoSQL database that we are running on the EC2 platform. Basically Riak is all about being able to scale out your database horizontally - no matter how many users, no matter how many interactions we can make it go out as wide as possible. - Ben Lewis, co-founder of Tapjoy
  • We needed a system where we could lose a node and it just didn’t matter. - Nick Tudor, Sr. Director Architecture and Platforms ideeli, inc.
  • Basho’s distributed data store, Riak, allows us to deliver availability to our customers whilst maintaining a standard of service that we can pride ourselves on. These standards are crucial for us as gaming users will simply not continue to play if the interface is latent or unreliable. - Juhani Honkala, Vice President of Technology at Rovio.