An Introduction to Colocated Tables
In YugabyteDB v2.1, we released a new feature in beta: colocated tables. In this post, we’ll explain what colocated tables are in a distributed SQL database, why you would need them, and how to get started.
Relational databases often have a large number of tables and indexes. A lot of these tables are closely related and commonly queried together via joins or subqueries.