Using NetInfo API to Improve Algolia’s JavaScript Client

Using NetInfo API to Improve Algolia’s JavaScript Client 8

Algolia’s architecture is heavily redundant, hosting every application on at least three different servers (called clusters). We do this to ensure the greatest possible reliability. This underpins our SLA, ensuring a 99.99(9)% uptime, allowing you to reliably ship enterprise-grade search without having to worry about the underlying infrastructure. Redundancy is, however, only one part of a … Read more

Built for The Now Economy — Algolia Summer ‘19 

Built for The Now Economy — Algolia Summer ‘19  15

Consumers today want instant, frictionless Google- and Amazon-like experiences when looking for information, media content and products. They demand intuitive experiences that deliver exactly what they are looking for — regardless of the digital interface — and they want it Now. Today, this is what determines whether a customer engages, subscribes, and/or buys from a … Read more

Enterprise Tech is Alive, Well, and Thriving

Enterprise Tech is Alive, Well, and Thriving 16

Technology innovation continues to be a leading driver of growth for the global economy. It’s this innovation that impacts consumer experiences and business productivity. While there are all types of innovation happening all over the world, it’s understandable that the majority of news headlines related to technology companies are of those in the B2C category. … Read more

A Journey Into SRE

A Journey Into SRE 17

Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) design and manage efficient processes and operations, and they keep a company’s infrastructure in healthy working order.  Here at Algolia, our team has grown from 4 to 10 in less than two years, a growth rate similar to the company as a whole. The team has grown not only in number … Read more

Sweeping Away Our Environmental Footprint

Sweeping Away Our Environmental Footprint 19

Companies throughout the world – especially tech startups – are taking their ecological footprints seriously and making conscious efforts to reduce them. Algolia has followed suit by adopting some critical eco-friendly measures such as carbon offsetting/compensation, and choosing clean energy data centers. These are important steps towards protecting the environment.  Achieving Carbon Neutrality We’ll start … Read more