No to SQL? Anti-database movement gains steam

Monday Jul 6th 2009 by DatabaseJournal.com Staff

But can enterprises take open-source alternatives Hadoop, Voldemort seriously?

[From Computerworld]

Computerworld - The meet-up in San Francisco last month had a whiff of revolution about it, like a latter-day techie version of the American Patriots planning the Boston Tea Party.

Like the Patriots, who rebelled against Britain's heavy taxes, NoSQLers came to share how they had overthrown the tyranny of slow, expensive relational databases in favor of more efficient and cheaper ways of managing data.

The article continues at http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9135086&intsrc=news_ts_head

Mobile Site | Full Site