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Using A Graph Database To Power The “Web of Things”

Posted by Rick Bullotta  on  Oct 11, 2011 2 Posted by Rick Bullotta Emil Eifrem  on  Oct 11, 2011 2

Rick Bullotta and Emil Eifrem discuss how to use graph databases to model the real world, people, systems and things, talking advantage of the relationships between various data elements.

CouchDB

Posted by Will Leinweber  on  Apr 13, 2011 3 Posted by Will Leinweber  on  Apr 13, 2011 3

CouchDB is a schema-free document database. But now that the NoSQL movement is in full swing, there are several document databases to choose from, so why choose Couch?

Scaling with MongoDB

Posted by Roger Bodamer  on  Mar 02, 2011 3 Posted by Roger Bodamer  on  Mar 02, 2011 3

Roger Bodamer provides advice on scaling out MongoDB using replica sets and auto-sharding, plus tips for database deployment and scaling use cases.

Enterprise NoSQL: Silver Bullet or Poison Pill?

Posted by Billy Newport  on  Jan 20, 2011 19 Posted by Billy Newport  on  Jan 20, 2011 19

Billy Newport explains the fundamental differences between SQL and NoSQL, creating awareness that NoSQL is not suited for many cases, and people should make informed decisions before buying into it.

HyperGraphDB - Data Management for Complex Systems

Posted by Borislav Iordanov  on  Dec 15, 2010 2 Posted by Borislav Iordanov  on  Dec 15, 2010 2

Borislav Iordanov presents the architecture of HyperGraphDB, a special type of store based on hypergraphs – graphs with edges pointing to an arbitrary number of nodes and to other edges.

Lean & Mean Tokyo Cabinet Recipes

Posted by Ilya Grigorik  on  Oct 30, 2009 Posted by Ilya Grigorik  on  Oct 30, 2009

In this FutureRuby talk, Ilya Grigorik explores Tokyo Cabinet's features such as the key-value store, ordered traversal, attribute search, schemaless data structures,indexing, and scripting with Lua.

Forging ahead - Scaling the BBC into Web/2.0

Posted by Dirk-Willem van Gulik  on  Sep 02, 2009 2 Posted by Dirk-Willem van Gulik  on  Sep 02, 2009 2

Dirk-Willem discusses the change program underway at the BBC - empowering the creative community in the use of dynamic technologies, web/2.0 and social networking in order to talk to their audience.

CouchDB From 10,000 Feet

Posted by Jan Lehnardt  on  Aug 14, 2009 6 Posted by Jan Lehnardt  on  Aug 14, 2009 6

This presentation takes a look at CouchDB from 10,000 ft. CouchDB is a document oriented database with a highly acclaimed REST API that makes integration into existing infrastructure a snap.

Hypertable - An Open Source, High Performance, Scalable Database

Posted by Doug Judd  on  Jul 31, 2009 3 Posted by Doug Judd  on  Jul 31, 2009 3

This presentation discusses Hypertable, an open source, high performance, distributed database modeled after Google's Bigtable. Doug offers a comprehensive discussion of all aspects of Hypertable.

Neo4j - The Benefits of Graph Databases

Posted by Emil Eifrem  on  Jul 01, 2009 1 Posted by Emil Eifrem  on  Jul 01, 2009 1

This presentation covers the use of graph databases as an optimal solution for data that is difficult to fit in static tables, rapidly evolving data or data that has a lot of optional attributes.

Refactoring Databases: Evolutionary Database Design

Posted by Pramod Sadalage  on  Mar 06, 2009 3 Posted by Pramod Sadalage  on  Mar 06, 2009 3

Pramod presents material from the 2007 Jolt Productivity Award winning book "Refactoring Databases : Evolutionary Database Design" on implementing evolutionary database development.

Painless Persistence with Castle ActiveRecord

Posted by Oren Eini  on  May 30, 2008 Posted by Oren Eini Hamilton Verissimo  on  May 30, 2008

This presentation by Hamilton Verissimo and Oren Eini introduces Castle Active Record - an ORM solution for .NET building on NHibernate.

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