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
Come hang out with RethinkDB and Compose at our meetup at Heavybit!
Come checkout RethinkDB's hands on workshop at The Strange Loop conference!
We are excited to return to Utah & cofounder Michael Glukhovsky will be giving the first keynote of the conference!
Come find us at one of the great tech meetups in Boston!
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 Sanifillipo, creator of Redis