Part 4. Advanced topics

In part 4 we look at two advanced topics associated with NoSQL: functional programming and system security. In our capstone chapter we combine all of the information we’ve covered so far and walk you through the process of selecting the right SQL, NoSQL, or some combination of systems solution for your project.

At this point the relationship between NoSQL and horizontally scalable systems should be clear. Chapter 10 covers how functional programming, REST, and actor-based frameworks can be used to make your software more scalable.

In chapter 11 we compare the fine-grained control of RDBMS systems to document-related access control systems. We also look at how you might control access to NoSQL data using views, groups, ...

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