NoSQL data storage technologies
NoSQL .vs. Row .vs. Column
30 May 2012

The hype and disinformation that grudgingly prevails in the data warehouse world today brings me to raise the debate to a rational level. Let’s set aside 3NF and STAR schemas for a moment and the many flavors of analytics along with all their technologies. Let’s temporarily ignore e-commerce, database migrations, business intelligence, and data collection and processing systems. Instead let’s look at three different data storage technologies. These are NoSQL, row based, and column based databases: NoSQL – very new, lots […]