FlyData Blog

Understanding NoSQL Databases
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Is a NoSQL database better than one that follows the relational model, or vice versa? This is a question not easily answered. As a matter of fact, it may not have an answer at all. It depends on what kind of data the database will be storing, organizing, and manipulating. Once this is known, the ...
Handling Column Characters in MySQL vs Amazon Redshift
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When you build an application that works with different kinds of databases, you have to be aware of and deal with many subtle differences between databases. It’s no different when you write an application that works with MySQL and Amazon Redshift. While developing FlyData Sync, we encounter many...
Using Opsworks and HAProxy for Routing
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Opsworks and HAProxy At FlyData, with much of our infrastructure on AWS, we try to make use of the various AWS services available to us. One of these is Amazon Opsworks (http://docs.aws.amazon.com/opsworks/latest/userguide/welcome.html). Amazon Opsworks is basically a Chef-as-a-Service tool for ...
FlyData Direct vs FlyData Agent
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We now offer two different methods to use our FlyData Sync product. We felt the need to offer these different methods to best suit each type of customer. With the advantage of being a SaaS-based service, we are able to offer these different methods of pulling data from your MySQL instance. FlyDa...
How 99designs Decided to Migrate Data with FlyData - Customer Success Story
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We interviewed Gareth Tilley, Head of Data Analytics at 99designs, to hear what he had to say about FlyData. FlyData: “Could you introduce yourself to the audience?” Gareth: “I’m Gareth Tilley. I am the Head of Data Analytics at 99designs, and I am responsible for all of 99designs data needs, i...
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