Speed, big data and the cloud

Getting insight out of your big data isn't a marathon. It's definitely a race. But extracting that critical information from NoSQL databases can be a challenge, as this article by Forbes writer Dave Feinleib

Published on: October 10th, 2012 brian bloom

The time for NoSQL standards is now

SAN FRANCISCO-- A decline for Oracle over the next 15 years is inevitable. It will be impossible to sustain the RDBMS-only paradigm against all logic as the new wave of databases lumped in

Published on: June 8th, 2012 andrew oliver

NoSQL vendor 10Gen secures $42M in fresh funding

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- 10Gen, one of the leading vendors of NoSQL database technologies, has secured $42 million in fresh funding from New Enterprise Associates and existing investors such as Sequoia Partners and Flybridge

Published on: May 30th, 2012 Jaikumar Vijayan

Oracle does an about-face on NoSQL

Oracle's introduction of its Big Data Appliance at the OpenWorld conference here this week is an indication of the attention it is being forced to pay to NoSQL database technology. Oracle 's appliance

Published on: October 12th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan

CouchDB NoSQL database ready for production use

The first fully production-ready nonrelational, or NoSQL, database, called CouchDB, has been released, the corporate sponsor of the project, Couchio, announced on Wednesday. Two major enhancements to CouchDB make it 1.0-worthy, said Chris

Published on: July 13th, 2010 joab jackson

No to SQL? Anti-database movement gains steam

 The meet-up in San Francisco last month had a whiff of revolution about it, like a latter-day techie version of the American Patriots planning the Boston Tea Party. The inaugural get-together of the

Published on: July 8th, 2009 Eric Lai