Riak Blog


The latest news and updates on the business front plus valuable tips, ideas and visions from the technical side. Riak, Riak and the NoSQL universe – all in one blog.

Riak Academy

I am happy to announce the official launch of Riak Academy. The Riak Academy provides a platform to educate users about our family of Riak products. This will help expose a broader audience of developers and operators to the powerful tools already being successfully deployed by world-class enterprises such as Best Buy, Bet365, Comcast, OpenX, and Uber, to name a few


What in the HeLL is HyperLogLog?

The first time someone hears the term, HyperLogLog, a common response is to wonder what in the HeLL they are talking about. Personally, it sounds like something from a sci-fi movie; but it isn’t. I am going to introduce you to what HyperLogLog is, why you might want to use it, and how to use it with Riak KV.