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The NoSQLNow conference in San Jose this week

I attended the NoSQLNow conference this week at the San Jose Convention Center. The organizers claimed there were 800 attendees, clearly much higher than last couple of years. 499 more words

Cloud Computing

Document database modelling gone bad

Recently I was building a solution for managing some contents. I used a document oriented database for storing the actual contents. In this particular scenario, I used CouchDB. 547 more words


Microsoft's newest cloud database portends another attack on Amazon's dominance

If cloud providers want to compete with market leader Amazon Web Services, the battle could come down to having every major feature that Amazon does. 237 more words


Microsoft unveils Azure DocumentDB, a NoSQL database as a service

Microsoft took some big steps to make its Azure cloud platform a more appealing place for developers, highlighted by the announcement of its Azure DocumentDB database service. 591 more words


NoSQL vs Relational Databases

What is NoSQL?

The modern definition for NoSQL is “Not Only SQL databases”, which kind of represents the idea that, these databases can be accessed using many different ways and including programmatically via APIs in addition to being accessed by traditional SQL queries in order to write and read from tables. 87 more words


Hive external tables with Amazon DynamoDB

DynamoDB is the noSQL database service provided by AWS. And there is a storage handler that helps us create external tables to map to DynamoDB tables. 70 more words


So, you chose to go NoSQL?

So, you have surpassed the decision of whether to choose a traditional RDBMS (SQL) store and have decided NoSQL is the way to go. You may have even read my previous post  2,010 more words