MongoDB 2.6 – updated internal architecture and exciting new features, by Christopher Chen-Kung Chang The latest news from MongoDB’s CTO, Eliot Horowitz, including an updated internal architecture, new features and some of the future ones – great read!
Category archives for NoSQL
MongoHQ now supports Two Factor Authentication
Informix NoSQL – great sildes by Keshava Murthy
As of version 12.10.xC2 Informix supports MongoDB-like formats: json and bson. Combined with the powerful RDBMS features like fully atomicity, and modern partitioning it can now give a powerful Hybrid solution! You can look at it as the RDBMS answer to the NoSQL column-support.. Add to that the maturity of informix and you get […]
Cassandra composite keys explained, By Dave Johnson Understand how simple and composite keys are actually stored in Cassandra. Clear and to the point
NoSQL Distributed Algorithms A very thorough article by Ilya Katsov, covering every aspect of read and write tradeoffs for every CAP variation. The best in its class.
Cassandra data consistency tuning A great overview of Cassandra’s consistency tuning options for both reads and writes, by DataStax
http://blog.mongohq.com/mongodb-indexing-best-practices/ A great best-practices for MongoDB Indexing, by MongoHQ
In addition to other OS Cassandra’s binaries, for Windows DataStax provides an MSI installation and the ability to run as a service. If you want the basic binaries to run on Windows (like in the getting started page – http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/GettingStarted), follow these simple steps: Java – as a prerequisite – (make sure JAVA_HOME is set) Download the tarball […]
Py2Neo provides a simple and to the point connector to the Neo4j REST server. Installation is also very simple, through PyPI. Read more at: py2neo.org
A great webinar I participated in yesterday, about the simplicity, strength and real life examples and need of a Graph DB http://watch.neo4j.org/video/64577015 Enjoy!
I wanted to share some small issues I found during the simple setup and db-start actions of Neo4j over Windows 8 Download the windows community edition of Neo4j for Windows from here: http://www.neo4j.org/download If your extracting it to C:/ folder, like me, you’ll need to run the start batch file from a command line with admin […]
Install mongoDB – a great, yet simple, document oriented NoSQL DB Install PyMongo – looks like the simplest Python driver for mongoDB (needs Python, of course) Start querying in no time! To read some more: About mongoDB About BSON format Basic CRUD operations
DataStax provides several OS-specific cassandra distributions, including a simple Windows Installer that installs Cassandra and sets it to run as a service (some basic config might be needed)