When your app polls for data, it becomes slow, unscalable, and cumbersome to maintain.
RethinkDB is the open-source, scalable database that makes building realtime apps dramatically easier.What is RethinkDB?go
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When a player takes an action in a multiplayer game, every other player in the game needs to see the change in realtime. RethinkDB dramatically simplifies the data infrastructure for low latency, high throughput realtime interactions.
RethinkDB dramatically reduces the complexity of building realtime trading and optimization engines. Publish realtime updates to thousands of clients, and provide pricing updates to users in milliseconds.
Build realtime dashboards with RethinkDB data push notifications, and make instantaneous business decisions.
RethinkDB dramatically simplifies modern IoT infrastructures. Stream data between connected devices, enable messaging and signaling, and trigger actions in millions of devices in milliseconds.
RethinkDB integrates the latest advances in database technology. It has a modern distributed architecture, a highly-optimized buffer cache, and a state-of-the-art storage engine. All of these components work together to create a robust, scalable, high-performance database.
Developed by a core team of database experts and over 100 contributors from around the world, RethinkDB is shaped by developers like you participating in an open development process.
When you're ready to scale your app, shard and replicate in a few clicks using an intuitive web UI.
If you need it, a simple API provides precise control over the cluster:
Monitor your production cluster with live statistics and complete visibility into running jobs:
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RethinkDB Geolocation Features Ryan Paul Nov 4, 2014
Deploying realtime apps with RethinkDB and Docker Michael Glukhovsky Nov 7, 2014
Publish-Subscribe with RethinkDB Josh Kuhn Sept 11, 2014
Art and Open Source Annie Ruygt Sept 11, 2014
Join us at Heavybit in San Francisco to celebrate our 2.3 release.
Come learn about RethinkDB with cofounder Slava Akhmechet at Percona Live in Santa Clara.
Learn how to build your own realtime app with Horizon at our workshop!
Stop by and hear Slava Akhmechet talk about the future of app development with Horizon.
RethinkDB has the best query language of all new databases I’ve seen. Guillermo Rauch, Cloudup CTO, creator of Mongoose
RethinkDB is probably the most interesting new ‘on-disk + complex queries’ database out there. For sure made by people who get it. Salvatore Sanfillipo, creator of Redis
At NASA, RethinkDB is radically simplifying how we provide real-time services in support of Extra-Vehicular Activity. Collin Estes, Director of Software Engineering, Chief Architect - MRI Technologies Inc. - NASA / ESOC