Getting Started with NoSQL
Publisher: P a c k t | 2013 | EPUB + PDF | ISBN: 1849694982 | 142 pages | 5.2 Mb
Your guide to the world and technology of NoSQL
First hand, detailed information about NoSQL technology
Learn the differences between NoSQL and RDBMS and where each is useful
Understand the various data models for NoSQL
Compare and contrast some of the popular NoSQL databases on the market
Think outside the box; learn to design, construct, and implement using NoSQL
Relational databases have been used for decades, and in the last few years NoSQL has been a growing choice for large-scale web applications.
Non-relational databases provide the scale and speed that you may need for your application. To switch you must know the options available, the
advantages and drawbacks, and scenarios which it is suited to the most and where it should be avoided at all costs.
Getting Started with NoSQL is a from-the-ground up guide that takes you from the very first steps to a real-world NoSQL application. It provides you
with a step-by-step approach to design and implement a NoSQL application that will help you make clear decisions on database choices and
database model choices. The book is suited for a developer, an architect, as well as a CTO.
This book is a comprehensive guide to working with NoSQL. You will learn to make key decisions, and to design and implement NoSQL
applications. You will learn about NoSQL jargon, data models, and databases on the market. The case studies and comparisons presented will
help you to make a decision on whether or not to use NoSQL, and if so which model and product to use. This book is an indispensable resource for
you to have in your library. You will learn everything you need to know about understanding and working with NoSQL and how to implement an
application with the correct NoSQL for you.
What you will learn from this book
Discover what NoSQL is and what it is not
Master the jargon and vocabulary around NoSQL
Understand the pros and cons of NoSQL
Learn where to implement NoSQL and where not to
Know the differences between various NoSQL data models
Explore advantages and limitations of popular NoSQL databases
Comprehend the differences between the NoSQL databases available
How to write code specific to data models and NoSQL databases
Discover the correct way of thinking for designing entities with NoSQL
As with all Packt books this guide will use practical examples to impart information to the reader.
Who this book is written for
Getting Started with NoSQL is a great resource for someone starting with NoSQL and an indispensable guide for technology decision makers. It is
assumed that you have a background in RDBMS modeling and SQL and have had exposure to at least one of the programming languages – Java