Basho Academy Course Catalog

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To get started, select a course that interests you from the list below.

General Riak

Load Balancing a Riak Cluster
This course will provide an introduction to load balancing a Riak KV cluster. You will see how easy it is to set up HAProxy and learn more about the built-in load balancing capabilities of Riak’s clients.

Riak Architecture
This course contains a three part video tutorial series on the foundational architecture of Riak. In each tutorial we will review an architectural concept and compare it to implementations seen in other databases. The three concepts are topology, replication, and data distribution.

Riak TS

Introduction to Riak TS
This course is a great starting point for understanding the features of Riak TS, key terms, and how to install Riak TS in three easy steps. You do not need any prior Riak experience to complete this course.

Introduction to Riak TS: Part Two
This is the second course in the Introduction to Riak TS series. It will cover; inserting data into a TS table, querying the table for data analysis, and planning table schemas. It is recommend that Introduction to Riak TS is completed before beginning this course.

Introduction to Operations
This course will introduce you to core operations, from setting up your first cluster to setting up cluster replication. We recommend having completed the “Introduction to Riak TS” course or some familiarity with Riak.

Introduction to Application Integration
This course will provide an all-inclusive guide as you start developing your application with Riak TS as your data store. We recommend having completed the “Introduction to Riak TS” course or some familiarity with Riak.

Spark-Riak Connector
This course will guide you through the set up process of the Spark-Riak Connector and provide a complete example. We recommend having at least some familiarity with Riak TS, Apache Spark, and one programing language such as Python or Scala.

Riak KV

Introduction to Operations
This course will introduce you to core operations, from installation to setting up your first cluster. You do not need any prior Riak experience to complete this course.

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