Pythian helps online grocery delivery service scale to meet demand
When the coronavirus pandemic hit, a grocery delivery service had a massive upswing in online orders. They needed to scale their database systems quickly, and Pythian’s DBA experts were there to help.
What we did
- Stabilized the database to avoid an outright crash
- Optimized the database in its internal and operating system layers to improve performance of existing Oracle and SQL environments
- Changed internal mechanisms to reduce server load and improve responsiveness
- Microsoft SQL Server