NoSQL News, Articles, & Education

Neo4j Graph Database Powers the Healthcare Sector

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that healthcare companies around the globe have turned to Neo4j to enable new opportunities and efficiencies by using the power of the graph database to leverage the connections inside their data. Companies such…

Webinar: NoSQL, Growing up at Oracle

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This webinar was given in a live presentation on May 27, 2014 NoSQL, Growing up at Oracle from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar A couple of major players in the internet space, in particular Amazon, LinkedIn and Google, opened the eyes…

Slides: NoSQL, Growing up at Oracle

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This webinar was given in a live presentation on May 27, 2014 NoSQL, Growing up at Oracle from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand Recording of the webinar, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar A couple of major players in the internet space, in particular Amazon, LinkedIn and Google, opened the…

Semantic Technology and Business Conference Announces Agenda and Opens Registration

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by Angela Guess A new release reports that “DATAVERSITY™ Education, LLC, and SemanticWeb.com announced the agenda and opening of registration for the tenth annual Semantic Technology & Business Conference (SemTechBiz). To view the three-day agenda or learn more about the conference speakers and registration options visitwww.SemTechBiz.com.  SemTechBiz will take place in San Jose, California, August 19-21,…

PostgreSQL 9.4 Beta Features Improved NoSQL Capabilities

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by Angela Guess Roopesh Shenoy of Info Q reports, “PostgreSQL 9.4 Beta comes with the much-anticipated ‘binary JSON’ type, JSONB. This new storage format for document data is higher-performance and comes with indexing, functions and operators for manipulating JSON data. The JSONB type is a confluence of two projects - HStore and JSON. JSONB has everything JSON had,…

MarkLogic VP on Why NoSQL is Shaking Up the Database World

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by Angela Guess Desire Athow of Tech Radar recently wrote, “The ever multiplying number of ways we consume data is having a profound affect on the database market. As such, companies are scrambling to keep up with the changes taking place and adjust their data storage operations to fit the needs of their business and their…

JSON, NoSQL, and Relational Databases

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by Angela Guess Ryan Betts of InfoWorld reports, “JSON is the data structure of the Web. It’s a simple data format that allows programmers to store and communicate sets of values, lists, and key-value mappings across systems. As JSON adoption has grown, database vendors have sprung up offering JSON-centric document databases. Now, increasingly, traditional relational-style databases…

Enterprise Ready: A Closer Look at Oracle’s NoSQL Database 3.0

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by Jelani Harper Oracle’s NoSQL Database 3.0, which was released at the outset of April, comes with a multitude of innovations to increase its overall utility for the enterprise. It offers an assortment of features related to usability (tabular data models and secondary indexing), datacenter performance (failovers to secondary data centers and secondary server zones),…