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How NoSQL Lets Games Go Viral


by Angela Guess Derrick Harris recently shared the story of how OMGPOP scaled to over 36 million users in just three weeks. Harris writes, “OMGPOP can thank the cloud for its acquisition by Zynga on Wednesday. The gaming startup, whose Draw Something iPhone app used cloud computing and a NoSQL database to scale from zero (relatively speaking)…

NoSQL Solution Key to Popular iPhone App, Bump


by Angela Guess Basho Technologies’ Riak NoSQL solution is a key component of Bump, one of the most downloaded iPhone apps of all time. According to the release, “The Bump app, produced by Bump Technologies, relies on Riak to scale and manage massive amounts of data sent between millions of users. In less than three…