Understanding the following concepts will help you get the most out of InfluxDB.
A brief explanation of InfluxDB’s core architecture useful for new beginners.
A list of InfluxDB terms and their definitions.
A brief treatment of some of the performance tradeoffs made during the design phase of InfluxDB
A useful overview of the InfluxDB time series data structure and how it affects performance.
An overview of how InfluxDB to stores data on disk and uses TSM for in-memory indexing.
An overview of how InfluxDB uses TSI (Time Series Index) for disk-based indexing.
A detail look at understanding how TSI works, the file structure, and tooling.