Archive | May, 2012

InnoDB tweaking on AWS RDS for write-heavy apps

Space Controls

Along with the coolest game company on Earth, I launched a little game recently. The pick-up has been great… but I quickly learned a little something about RDS. The API server is write-heavy. It’s constantly saving state, setting people as online or offline, writing data about games, etc. There are more API writes than reads. […]