IndexedDB is an API for client-side storage of significant amounts of structured data and for high performance searches on this data using indexes. While DOM Storage is useful for storing smaller amounts of data, it is less useful for storing larger amounts of structured data. IndexedDB provides a solution.
This talk explore all the facets of IndexedDB including why it was created, why you should use it, and why it hasn’t been widely adoped. Oh, and it’s got a lot of code, which means you get to the real meat of IndexedDB. It closes out with the most important subject of all: How you can use IndexedDB today.