Chapter 1 NDB Cluster APIs: Overview and Concepts

Table of Contents

1.1 NDB Cluster API Overview: Introduction
1.1.1 NDB Cluster API Overview: The NDB API
1.1.2 NDB Cluster API Overview: The MGM API
1.2 NDB Cluster API Overview: Terminology
1.3 The NDB Transaction and Scanning API
1.3.1 Core NDB API Classes
1.3.2 Application Program Basics
1.3.3 Review of NDB Cluster Concepts
1.3.4 The Adaptive Send Algorithm


This chapter provides a general overview of essential NDB Cluster, NDB API, and MGM API concepts, terminology, and programming constructs.

For an overview of Java APIs that can be used with NDB Cluster, see Section 4.1, “MySQL NDB Cluster Connector for Java: Overview”.

For information about using Memcache with NDB Cluster, see Chapter 6, ndbmemcache—Memcache API for NDB Cluster.

For information about writing JavaScript applications using Node.js with MySQL, see Chapter 5, MySQL NoSQL Connector for JavaScript.