Early Big Data with NoSQL
In this chapter, I provide you with an overview of the available datastore technologies that are use in a Big Data project context. I then focus on Couchbase and ElasticSearch and show you how they can be used and what their differences are.
The first section gives you a better understanding of the different flavors of existing technologies within the NoSQL landscape.
Relational databases were the choice, almost the only choice, of a lot of developers and database administrators for traditional three-tier applications. This was the case for many reasons having to do with the data modeling methodology, ...