Data Analytics is important in any company as you can see what
happened in the past to be able to make smart decisions or even
predict future actions using the existing data.
Analyze a huge amount of data could be hard and you should need
to use more than one database engine, to handle OLTP and OLAP
workloads. In this blog, we will see what is HeatWave, and how it
can help you on this task.
What is HeatWave?
HeatWave is a new integrated engine for MySQL Database Service in
the Cloud. It is a distributed, scalable, shared-nothing,
in-memory, columnar, query processing engine designed for fast
execution of analytic queries. According to the official
documentation, it accelerates MySQL performance by 400X for
analytics queries, scales out to thousands of cores, and is 2.7X
faster at around one-third the cost of the direct competitors.
MySQL Database Service, with HeatWave, is the only service for
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