Building a distributed index with Go

Matt Jaffee joined the show and talked with us about Pilosa, building distributed index with Go, and other interesting projects and news.

Discuss on Changelog News

Changelog++ members support our work, get closer to the metal, and make the ads disappear. Join today!


  • Airbrake – Airbrake is an exception reporting service, currently providing error monitoring for 50,000 applications with support for 18 programming languages.
  • ActiveState – ActiveState builds open source language distributions for Go, Python, Perl, Ruby and Tcl. More than 2 million developers & 97% of Fortune 1000 companies use ActiveState including Pepsico, Lockheed Martin & NASA. Check out
  • Linode – Our cloud server of choice. Deploy a fast, efficient, native SSD cloud server for only $5/month. Get 4 months free using the code changelog2018. Start your server - head to
  • Fastly – Our bandwidth partner. Fastly powers fast, secure, and scalable digital experiences. Move beyond your content delivery network to their powerful edge cloud platform. Learn more at


Notes and Links

Pilosa - Insanely Fast Queries on Really Big Data

Pilosa Docs

Pilosa Whitepaper

Supercharge Azure Cosmos DB with Pilosa

Interesting Go Projects and News

Go Northwest - Seattle 2018

Go on very small hardware (Part 1)

cu – idiomatic interface to the CUDA Driver API

gotop – A terminal based graphical activity monitor inspired by gtop and vtop

dqlite – Distributed SQLite for Go applications

Free Software Friday

Erik - Michal Derkacz

Carlisia - Mastering io Pipes on JustForFunc

Brian - All Contributors

Matt - Liz Rice

Something missing or broken? PRs welcome!

1 week, 2 days ago 0
Login to Add New Comment
No comments have been posted yet, be the first one to comment.