Chapter 8. Introduction to MongoDB
The application you are about to build needs a way to store and serve data. Before you dive into writing your Dart application, let’s review some high-level concepts about working with databases. In this chapter, you’ll learn about the document-oriented database MongoDB, and how to interact with it.
Relational vs. NoSQL Databases
When picking a database for a new project, you have two primary types of technology choices:
Relational databases, represented by offerings such as Oracle, MySQL, and Postgres.