Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Why NOT to Build a Time-Series Database

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Why NOT to Build a Time-Series Database

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As a monitoring company, time-series databases (TSDBs) are the foundation we rely on to build a scalable and reliable monitoring solution at Outlyer. Over the past few years we’ve gone through 3 iterations of our architecture as we scaled up with more metrics and more customers, and we haven’t always gotten it right. We’ve tested…