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Riak 2.0 – New Capabilities, New Use Cases, Available for Download

September 16, 2014 We are excited to announce that Riak 2.0 the open source version, and Riak Enterprise 2.0 are now publicly available. Since the Technical Preview, we have been finalizing and testing features for the final release. After months of work, we are thrilled to present the groundbreaking Riak 2.0.  Riak 2.0 introduces or […]

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Basho Advances NoSQL Usability with Riak Enterprise 2.0

Riak Enterprise 2.0 integrates Solr search and adds major enhancements to security and configuration management to address critical unstructured data needs for enterprises worldwide HERNDON, Va. – September 16, 2014 – Basho, the creator and developer of Riak, the industry leading distributed NoSQL database, today introduced Riak Enterprise 2.0. This new version significantly improves performance […]

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Registration Now Open for RICON 2014 - the Distributed Systems Conference for Developers

It's one big event this year! RICON 2014 is heading to Las Vegas on October 28 and 29. Early bird discount ends Sept. 22 so sign-up now. Further details, registration and past event highlights available at ricon.io




  • The Weather Company requires an architecture that is both flexible and reliable, allowing us to deliver higher accuracy through superior data. Basho has been a valuable partner in our transformation and Riak has proven to be a critical component as the NoSQL distributed database powering our new platform. - Bryson Koehler, EVP and CIO, The Weather Company.
  • Voxer’s experience with Riak has been that the core promise of the available, scalable key-value store works as advertised. - Matt Ranney CTO, Voxer
  • Riak is this really amazing NoSQL database that we are running on the EC2 platform. Basically Riak is all about being able to scale out your database horizontally - no matter how many users, no matter how many interactions we can make it go out as wide as possible. - Ben Lewis, co-founder of Tapjoy
  • We needed a system where we could lose a node and it just didn’t matter. - Nick Tudor, Sr. Director Architecture and Platforms ideeli, inc.
  • Basho’s distributed data store, Riak, allows us to deliver availability to our customers whilst maintaining a standard of service that we can pride ourselves on. These standards are crucial for us as gaming users will simply not continue to play if the interface is latent or unreliable. - Juhani Honkala, Vice President of Technology at Rovio.