Posts By: Sven Schmidt

Get to know Apache Mesos and Apache Spark

What is Apache Mesos? Ben Hindman, co-creator of Apache Mesos describes it like: „We wanted people to be able to program for the data center just like they program for their laptop.“ Apache Mesos is a centralized, fault-tolerant cluster manager, designed for distributed computing environments. Mesos is an open source project and was developed at… Read more »

What is MongoDB? Is it edible?

You are probably here because our first articles baited you, or you came via Google and think about using MongoDB in your application. You probably want to know, how to use it to get an advantage over a relational database like Postgres. Let us first revise the CAP theorem for a second.