Tag: SQL

NoSQL vs SQL — Which Database Type is Better For Big Data Applications

NoSQL vs SQL — Which Database Type is Better For Big Data Applications

It’s a fierce database debate that refuses to settle. NoSQL vs SQL database comes to the fore when picking a storage solution. The growing complexity of big data required companies to use data management tools based on the relational model, such as the classic RDMBS. fixed schema, which makes them ill-suited for changing business requirements, … Continue reading NoSQL vs SQL — Which Database Type is Better For Big Data Applications

How to build with IBM and MongoDB Enterprise Document Store

How to build with IBM and MongoDB Enterprise Document Store

Why did we start on this path? It all starts with our customers’ hybrid data management strategy. The need to embrace the proliferation of data that is creating new opportunities for businesses to better understand their customers, their industry and their own operations. What do I mean by “proliferation?” Well, recent studies have suggested that … Continue reading How to build with IBM and MongoDB Enterprise Document Store

Taking the hard work out of Apache Hadoop

Taking the hard work out of Apache Hadoop

Why did IBM decide to create its own Hadoop and Spark distribution, and why does it need a reference architecture? The ability to collect, manage and analyze big data is one of the key tenets of the IBM cognitive business strategy, as well as being central to the Internet of Things. We see a lot … Continue reading Taking the hard work out of Apache Hadoop