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From "Knudsen, Ken" <>
Subject RE: Bench marking a simple 10k write
Date Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:43:11 GMT
Haha.. Thanks for that info Jens... I should have pointed out as well... currently it's about
Apple and oranges... SQL Server is allowed to have money allocated to it and everything in
the NoSQL space for comparison (so far) has been free...and even at that bench mark level,
magic happens... I haven't even begun getting into Couchbase, Neo4J and paid models of other
NoSQL database (MongoDB, etc) ... I'm purely demonstrating how the current free open source
community can stand up to the big giants first.

-----Original Message-----
From: matt j. sorenson [] 
Sent: April-04-14 11:21 AM
Subject: Re: Bench marking a simple 10k write

but I totally just went out and bought a surface and downloaded sql server because of this

On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 10:19 AM, Robert Samuel Newson <>wrote:

> Ok, that's too far. This is the couchdb user mailing list not an ad 
> channel.
> B.
> On 4 Apr 2014, at 15:46, Jens Alfke <> wrote:
> > {Getting off-topic, but as long as people are already talking about
> non-CouchDB databases...}
> >
> > If you're kicking the tires of NoSQL databases with performance in 
> > mind,
> you really should be looking at Couchbase Server, whose calling card 
> is insane speed and scalability. For example, Amadeus (the world's 
> largest processor of airline reservations) is using it to serve "over 
> 20 terabytes of data. Peak traffic is two million reads of objects per 
> second, and 400K writes per second". [1] LinkedIn achieves "400K 
> ops/second with their four-node cluster, and loads 16 million entries 
> into Couchbase every 5 minutes."[2]
> >
> > (In case there's confusion: Couchbase's map/reduce view engine is
> derived from CouchDB, but its JSON document storage and general API 
> are entirely different, being descended from memcached. There is a 
> Sync Gateway add-on, currently in beta, that offers a 
> CouchDB-compatible API.)
> >
> > --Jens
> >
> > [1]:
> r-travel-industry
> > [2]:
> ta-couchbase

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