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One thing to recognize that the lowest-level storage guts of TimescaleDB is Postgres, which really provides a super-stable, reliable foundation. This obviously doesn't avoid all distributed bugs, but it's a huge benefit.

It's also the case that TimescaleDB provides real benefit and scale even in "single-node" form, which allows for traditional primary/replica replication (for fault tolerance / HA / read replicas and scaling), especially when coupled with our native compression.

So we have users storing 100s of billions of rows in hypertables in the non-distributed version of TimescaleDB as well, including in our fully managed cloud service.

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