K.S. Bhaskar on 10 Feb 2011 14:29:49 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Speakers needed for all chapters!

On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Kyle R. Burton <kyle.burton@gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd like to hear a talk on non-relational databases such as CouchDB or
> MongoDB.

Toby has given a talk in the past about Cassandra - might want to hit
him up and see if he'll talk about it again.

Someone from Philly Lambda gave a talk on Mongo DB.

> Laying out data in terms of rows and columns seems really
> natural to me. ÂI'd love to have someone familiar with NoSQL concepts
> tell me why I'm wrong.

I am not an experienced user of any of popular nosql databases, but I
have used a non-relational datastore a few companies ago. ÂSome
aspects that are different (IMO) are:

[KSB] A NoSQL database engine is exactly what we build, right here in Malvern, PA... You may find http://www.mgateway.com/docs/universalNoSQL.pdf interesting.

-- Bhaskar

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