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Database Deep Dives: FaunaDB
IBM News, September 30th, 2019
Welcome back to the latest installment of Database Deep Dives! In this session, we caught up with Evan Weaver, CEO of Fauna

"We cover a great deal of ground in this article, especially around the nuances of consensus protocols, language standards, and serverless data.

Hacker Noon did a great piece with you last year so I'm going to cut to more technical questions.

Why should someone pick Fauna over CockroachDB, Yugabyte, and MemSQL?..."


Today's announcement falls on the heels of its recent announcement that Gartner positioned IBM as Leader in the same for the North American market

"As cloud and AI become the price of doing business, we believe IBM's recognition in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services in all three of the markets that Gartner tracks is validation of the IBM Services portfolio," said Archana Vemulapalli, IBM General Manager for IS Offering Strategy, Management and Development. "Today's announcement is a testament to our commitment to continue to deliver highly resilient, scalable and secure services, so clients can adopt hybrid cloud with confidence and know that our services integration model will give them the competitive advantages they need."

A summary of high-performance computing (HPC) that focuses on simplifying the concept and explaining with the help of examples

"In the recently concluded #Rethink360Cloud Virtual Summit, I presented a session on High-Performance Computing (HPC) and why it should be used to solve complex problems quickly. The focus was to simplify the concept and explain with the help of examples.

The session is based on IBM Cloud and HPC webinars that have been conducted previously by our SMEs. This blog post has a summary of my session notes and tips to help you experience the power of HPC through a simulation model..."

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