Tag MongoDB

How to Compare Databases

From Chris Schrader’s answer via Quora: Someone could write a 5000 page book on this subject but I’ll do my best at a high level. SQL Databases I break these down into to three basic groups:  Traditional, MPP, columnar,  and an emerging technology called NewSQL. Traditional These are the usual databases that we’ve seen for years.  Some vendors might includeMySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server (product), Sybase, Oracle Database, etc.  They comply with

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MongoDB with Bryan Reinero

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/mongo_bryan_reinero.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMongoDB is a cross-platform document-oriented database. Bryan Reinero is a developer advocate at MongoDB. Questions include: How are isomorphic JavaScript applications using NoSQL? What is the joke behind the “MongoDB is web scale meme”? Is Mongo used primarily for scalability, modular schema, or simply the first-class JSON objects? What is MongoDB’s impact on the movement towards single-page web applications? How can a developer choose

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5 Reasons Why JavaScript is a Big Deal in 2015

JavaScript is becoming the lingua franca of programming languages. As Yad Faeq mentions in our podcast episode, there are numerous reasons this is happening. Compile-time support: CoffeeScript and TypeScript both allow catching of errors at compile-time, which is useful in a dynamic language like JavaScript. Server-side compatibility: this has been around for awhile but Node.js raises the bar on JavaScript compile time by going straight to machine code via V8, with no bytecode

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JavaScript: Fundamental Questions

JavaScript Week is the first theme of Software Engineering Daily. Five of the top ten most popular GitHub projects involve JavaScript. Node.js, powered by V8 has driven rapid development of server-side JavaScript. New frameworks make large projects maintainable, fast, and portable to mobile. From July 27th to August 2nd, there will be podcast interviews with experts on JavaScript, Node.js, MongoDB, React.js, and other topics. Below is a collection of fundamental questions about the space:

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