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How To Deploy a Cross Cloud Data & Application Environment


Mostafa Ibrahim, software engineer in Fintech and ex ARM engineer, writes about the importance of implementing technologies that enable multi cloud communication.  Introduction As a newer addition to the database world, HarperDB is the up-and-coming data platform contender to some of the most well-known database providers out there. Created to make the building process of … Continued

What is Cloud Computing & Why is it Important?


Recently “the cloud” has become a vital part of technology, and Cloud Engineering jobs have been brought to the limelight. Cloud technologies have greatly influenced how we interact with computers both for work and play. The good news is, you don’t have to have a degree in computer science to understand the Cloud. In this … Continued

HarperDB: More Than a Database


I recently had a very interesting conversation on our podcast with Ron Lewis, the Director of Innovation and Engineering at Lumen Technologies. Ron brought up the notion that HarperDB is more than just a database, and for certain users or projects, HarperDB is not serving as a database at all. How can this be possible? Database, Explained … Continued

What is Edge Persistence?


Have you heard the term “edge persistence” floating around the webiverse? If so what does it mean to you? If your answer is “not sure” then this blog is for you! If you think you have an idea, let me know where you think I got it right and where I might have been off. … Continued

Use Cases for a Low Latency Distributed Database


There are certain industries that greatly benefit from high-performing, low-latency, geo-distributed technologies, while other organizations might be more focused on vertically scaling architectures. This is dependent on numerous factors including the data pipeline, network, data structure, type of product or solution, short and long term goals, etc. While there are currently many databases and tools … Continued

Hybrid Cloud Explained (By a Non-Developer)


Hello again. It’s March, and while I missed February for putting out an “Explained” blog, I have a topic today that I think could use a non-developer breakdown. Let’s just get it out there, cloud computing is a term that has been so saturated and used in so many different, confusing, and sometimes incorrect contexts, … Continued

Why So Serverless?


Since we hosted a livestream on building a serverless Next.js app with HarperDB and Vercel, I thought it might make sense to do a debrief on “serverless.” We’re starting to see the word more and more, but do we really know what it means or why it’s growing in popularity? Let’s look into this. One author states … Continued