Aerospike is proud to announce Aerospike Database 6, our newest database server release, now generally available (GA). This version of Aerospike is full of exciting developer features, which open up new capabilities for application developers to build on.
Aerospike Database 6 is here, loaded with new developer features - partitioned queries, query pagination, batch anything and more. You can read a detailed overview in Aerospike Database 6: Partitioned Secondary Index Queries, Batch Anything, and JSON Document Models.
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Batch operations are requests performed on multiple records. In Aerospike, batch reads have been available for a long time, and batch writes were introduced is Aerospike Database 6.0. Client versions like Java Client 6.0.0+ or Python Client 6.0.0+ enable the new batch write functionality.
The soon-to-be-released Aerospike 5.7 includes the first milestone of a rewrite of Secondary Indexes. Among these new features are indexes which are 60% more memory efficient, faster queries, and a superior new garbage collection system. You can get a more comprehensive launch overview by reading the blog post Aerospike Database 5.7: Operational, Query, and Security Enhancements.