The rise of NoSQL databases is characterized by confusion and ambiguity in the absence of well-defined standards and adequate software solutions. Many questions come to mind when you’re faced with the decision of where to store your data and how to manage it.
What does NoSQL mean to my enterprise? What is it to begin with? Could this be just another fad? Is it a good idea to bet the future of my enterprise on these new exotic technologies and simply abandon proven, mature relational databases? How scalable is scalable? How do I choose the one that best fits my needs? What is this polyglot persistence I hear about? This session provides answers to these questions and many more and presents a survey of the most popular NoSQL technologies.