Scaling PlanetScale with Sugu Sougoumarane
Database product companies typically have a few phases. First, the company will develop a technology with some kind of innovation such as speed, scalability, or durability. The company will offer support contracts around that technology for a period of time, before eventually building a managed, hosted offering.
PlanetScale is a database company built around the Kubernetes-based Vitess technology. Sugu Sougoumarane is the CTO of PlanetScale, and formerly worked at YouTube, where he built large-scale SQL databases. In today’s show, he talks about building out the core PlanetScale technology, tuning PlanetScale’s consensus model, and the development of the hosted cloud service offering of the company.
Sponsorship inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Transcript provided by We Edit Podcasts. Software Engineering Daily listeners can go to weeditpodcasts.com to get 15% off the first three months of audio editing and transcription services with code: SED. Thanks to We Edit Podcasts for partnering with SE Daily. Please click here to view this show’s transcript.
Act in Time with InfluxData. Easy to start, easy to scale. InfluxDB is THE open-source time-series database. Programmable and performant with a common API across OSS, cloud, and Enterprise offerings, InfluxDB gives you high granularity, high scale, and high availability. Capture, analyze, and store millions of points per second, and gain visibility across all your data sources. To learn more and get started for free, visit influxdata.com/sedaily
Understand nested relationships across your microservices with distributed tracing and observability. Wrangling production complexity doesn’t have to be hard. Make tracing powerful, effective, and easy! Use Honeycomb for free at softwareengineeringdaily.com/honeycomb.
Capital One believes everyone deserves better banking. This means easier access to your money and more security. That’s why Capital One is investing in machine learning. Machine Learning allows Capital One to do things like Fight fraud with random forests. Identify how mobile app outages happen with casual models. Speed up online shopping with machine learning at the edge. The potential of machine learning is so big. See how Capital One is using machine learning to create the future of banking. Machine learning at Capital One. What’s in your wallet? Visit capitalone.com/ML
At mParticle, we believe that better decisions start with better data. Cleanse, visualize, and connect your customer data from any source or system to any API.
Better data, better decisions, better outcomes.
Visit mparticle.com to learn how teams at Postmates, NBCUniversal, Spotify, and Airbnb use mParticle’s customer data infrastructure to accelerate their customer data strategies.
StrongDM is the only modern infrastructure access platform.
It creates a seamless, secure, and observable air gap between your staff and the critical infrastructure that powers your company.
Trusted by your peers at Peloton, SoFi, Yext, and Chime, strongDM is the only way to deploy secure access controls in a way folks love to use.
But who believes in an ad? Check it out for yourself with a no-BS demo. Sign up at strongdm.com/sedaily.