This course introduces the core components and their concepts build up the TiDB distributed database cluster.

  • Audience: Any roles
  • Level: Introductory
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Prerequisites: None
  • TiDB Version: General

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  • Introduction to TiDB Architecture
  • Introduction to TiDB Servers
  • Introduction to TiKV Servers and PD Servers
  • The Advantages and Characteristics of TiDB Compared to Traditional RDBMS
  • Hybrid Transaction and Analytics Processing
  • Hands-on: Getting Started with TiDB by Using TiDB Cloud or TiUP Playground
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