Back to the Future with Relational NoSQL

This article outlines some of the consistency issues NoSQL databases have with distributed transactions, showing how FaunaDB has solved the problems using the Calvin protocol and a virtual clock.

FaunaDB Delivers Developer Productivity and Global Scale for Enterprise Databases

After solving Twitter’s scaling woes, Evan Weaver and Matt Freels set their sights on creating a massively scalable NoSQL database that doesn’t sacrifice data consistency, security, or relational querying. The result, FaunaDB, is a modern and cloud-native solution for heavily distributed applications that breaks free of the traditional client-server oriented systems.