Presented at Meetup in San Francisco, 13 September 2017
Author: Vadim Tkachenko, CTO at Percona and Principal Advisor at Altinity. Vadim leads Percona Engineering Team, which focuses on development of Percona software products, technology research and performance evaluations of Percona’s and third-party products.
Overview: ClickHouse is a real-time analytical database system. With a celebration of only 1 year as OpenSource, it already proved ready for serious workloads. We talked about ClickHouse in general, some internals and why it is so fast. ClickHouse is complementary to MySQL, which is traditionally weak for analytical workload, we touched how to make two systems work together.