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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines may have been a sci-fi film made in 2003, but from self-driving cars to smart buildings, machines are today playing a significant role in all our lives.


  • with its CrateDB SQL DBMS is a specially designed database for machine data that deals with the critical issue of scale and data growth

Features and Benefits

  • Understand how CrateDB supports both structured and unstructured data that can be queried using standard SQL commands.
  • Learn about the economics of CrateDB, an open source product that is available under the Apache Software Foundation’s (ASF) Apache 2.0 license

Key questions answered

  • Learn how the CrateDB architecture allows for databases to grow as needed due to its automatic data rebalancing.
  • Understand the architecture of CrateDB, a shared-nothing distributed database that uses dynamic schema to support documents and relationships of many different types.

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