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  • MEAN vs. LAMP for the future of programming

    The transition from cutting-edge curiosity to practical workhorse is not one that many technologies make. Yesterday's precocious upstarts often fail to live up to their Version 0.1 promise -- not so for the technologies that make up the fiercely acronymized MEAN stack.

    Written by Peter Wayner23 June 15 05:49
  • N1QL: A SQL twist comes to document databases

    Looking to bolster query capabilities for its NoSQL database, Couchbase this week is trumpeting the arrival of its N1QL "next-generation" declarative query language, which brings SQL-like querying to Couchbase Server, the company's distributed, JSON document datastore.

    Written by Paul Krill05 June 15 00:35
  • Pentaho adds orchestration for Apache Spark jobs

    In the past several years, Pentaho Labs, the research arm of business analytics specialist Pentaho, set out to map the various big data use cases organizations were putting into production as part of an effort to provide big data blueprints, a big data stack if you will.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud13 May 15 06:10
  • Meteor JavaScript framework hits Windows

    Until now, developers who wanted to build Web and mobile apps via the Meteor JavaScript framework had to do so via either Mac or Linux clients. That changes today with the release of Meteor 1.1, which features support for Windows clients as well as the MongoDB 3.0 database.

    Written by Paul Krill31 March 15 21:20
  • One-fifth of organisations store more than 1 petabyte of data

    Data growth across Australian businesses is showing no signs of slowing with almost one-fifth of organisations responding to a survey indicating they are managing more than 1 petabyte of information.

    Written by Byron Connolly13 Feb. 15 16:18
  • MongoDB snags key Oracle engineer

    Upstart NoSQL software vendor MongoDB has snagged a key engineer from the ranks of Oracle, the company's largest competitor in the database software market.

    Written by Joab Jackson01 Aug. 14 05:44
  • Google, Microsoft clouds now cover MongoDB

    Following its success with Amazon Web Services, MongoDB's namesake database can now run on cloud services from Microsoft and Google.

    Written by Joab Jackson25 June 14 03:15
  • Big Data Giants Cloudera and MongoDB Join Forces

    When it comes to the infrastructure that powers big data applications, organizations are floundering, says Matt Asay, vice president, Marketing, Business Development & Corporate Strategy at MongoDB.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud30 April 14 02:23
  • MongoDB 2.6 keeps pace in database speed wars

    Working to keep its place in an increasingly heated competitive landscape, MongoDB has updated its namesake open-source NoSQL database system with considerable performance improvements, a new automated management module and stronger security tools.

    Written by Joab Jackson10 April 14 01:29
  • Rackspace supercharges MongoDB service

    Rackspace is now offering hosted versions of the MongoDB data store, using MongoDB management technologies it acquired from its purchase of ObjectRocket in February. It also has contracted with 10gen, the company shepherding the open source MongoDB, to provide advanced support for the service.

    Written by Joab Jackson21 June 13 20:55
  • A vendor-independent comparison of NoSQL databases: Cassandra, HBase, MongoDB, Riak

    In 2010, when the world became enchanted by the capabilities of cloud systems and new databases designed to serve them, a group of researchers from Yahoo decided to look into NoSQL. They developed the YCSB framework to assess the performance of new tools and find the best cases for their use. The results were published in the paper, "Benchmarking Cloud Serving Systems with YCSB."

    Written by Sergey Bushik, senior R&D engineer at Altoros Systems Inc.22 Oct. 12 20:53