Definition - What does Riak mean?
Riak is highly distributed database software that provides scalable, reliable performance in variety of different operation environments. Riak comes in a free open-source as wells as a paid commercial version. It is available for enterprise, cloud, Web and mobile platforms.
Techopedia explains Riak
The standard version of Riak is integrated with features such as MapReduce, multi-node clustering and a few others, whereas the enterprise version is enhanced with management tools, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) monitoring support and consulting services for architecture, implementation and 24-hour technical support.