Tag Archives: NoSQL

IDG Contributor Network: The promise and payoff of NoSQL, Part 1

The current database landscape can be confusing, even for experienced technology professionals.  There was a time when a one-size-fits-all database system was an adequate answer to any database question, but that’s no longer true.  Decisions about database systems now involve … Continue reading

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Best of NoSQL: 7 document databases compared

“The right tool for the right job.” If such wisdom holds true anywhere, it certainly holds true with the choice of database a developer picks for a given application. Document databases, one of the family of data products collectively referred … Continue reading

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Google’s Cloud Spanner melds transactional consistency, NoSQL scale

Earlier this year, Google offered a peek at Cloud Spanner, an auto-managed database service that melds features from both conventional relational systems and NoSQL technologies. Today, Google announced Cloud Spanner will be available to the general public later this month. … Continue reading

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NoSQL Databases: An Enterprise Necessity

Here’s a look at enterprise plans for implementation of NoSQL databases, and some of the top vendors providing this technology. InformationWeek: Cloud

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