What is TiDB?
TiDB (/’taɪdiːbi:/, "Ti" stands for Titanium) is an open-source distributed SQL database that supports Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing (HTAP) workloads. It is MySQL compatible and features horizontal scalability, strong consistency, and high availability.
For future plans, see the TiDB roadmap.
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TiDB Cloud is the fully-managed service of TiDB, currently available on AWS and GCP.
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You can join the following groups or channels to discuss or ask questions about TiDB, and to keep yourself informed of the latest TiDB updates:
- Discuss TiDB's implementation and design
- Seek help when you use TiDB
- Get the latest TiDB news or updates
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Contributions are welcomed and greatly appreciated. You can get started with one of the good first issues or help wanted issues. For more details on typical contribution workflows, see Contribute to TiDB. For more contributing information about where to start, click the contributor icon below.
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TiDB is under the Apache 2.0 license. See the LICENSE file for details.