NoSQL

How to Fail with Apache Cassandra

Apache Cassandra is one of the most renowned NoSQL databases. Although it’s often associated with great scalability, improper usage might result in shooting yourself in the foot. This talk presents a set of ideas and guidelines – both for developers and administrators – which will help you to make your Apache Cassandra project an epic …

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The Panama Papers & Graph Databases

In spring 2016 the first press reports regarding the “panama papers” were released. With almost 3TB of raw data this was by far the largest leak of data worldwide. This talk gives some technical insights who the ICIJ (International Consortium Of Investigate Journalists) worked with that amount of data to provide journalist an easy to …

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Amazon DynamoDB Design Patterns and Best Practices

This session begins with an introduction to non-relational (NoSQL) databases and compares them with relational (SQL) databases. It also explains the fundamentals of Amazon DynamoDB, a fully managed NoSQL database service.Learn the fundamentals of DynamoDB and see the DynamoDB console first-hand as we discuss common use cases and benefits of this high-performance key-value and JSON …

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Apache Cassandra: Building Apps on Eventually-consistent Databases

At Sky, we use Cassandra for database persistence in our Online Video Platform – the system which delivers all OTT video content to both Sky and NOW TV customers – and yes, that includes handling huge spikes in traffic both when there’s a big Premier League football match and when a new Game of Thrones …

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OrientDB 2nd Generation NoSQL

NoSQL claim was to use the right database model for the right domain. Bad news, in most cases a single database model is not enough! In last years NoSQL experienced a huge upward trend, offering new data models (Document, Graph, Key-Value…) to solve problems where old relational databases failed. Now people who have chosen NoSQL …

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