Tag: RDBMS

Halloween Problem: Solution in N1QL.

Learning SQL is easy; Implementing SQL, not so much. Halloween has come and gone. But, the tricks of the Halloween problem is here to stay! This has to be solved by databases every day.  SQL made the relational database easy,...

/ November 3, 2020

The Unreasonable Effectiveness of SQL

Two score and five years ago two young IBM researchers brought forth on databases, a new language, conceived in relational, dedicated to the proposition that data can be manipulated declaratively and easily.   In the years since Don Chamberlin and Ramond...

/ April 2, 2019

It’s the workload, stupid!

As an application architect, eventually, you’d to choose the database or database service to power your newest application or a micro-service. Selecting one of the databases among relational databases was easier.  The use cases were roughly divided into OLTP and...

/ November 14, 2018

Data Relationships Between GraphQL and NoSQL in Golang

By now I’m hoping that you’ve had a chance to look at my previous tutorial titled, Using GraphQL with Golang and a NoSQL Database, which is more or less a quick start for using GraphQL with Couchbase. In that tutorial we...

A Guide to N1QL features in Couchbase 5.5: Special Edition

N1QL was first released with Couchbase 4.0 in the fall of 2015.  After two and a half years, it’s great to release Couchbase 5.5 and this N1QL 5.5 feature booklet with it at the New York Couchbase Connect. This special...

/ May 10, 2018

New to NoSQL? Meet N1QL!

A few years ago NoSQL might have sounded like a alien monster, but given the advances in the technology and how modern web and mobile applications are storing and accessing data, it is and has become a critical part of...

Model Your Relational Database Data as NoSQL Document Data

When I’m presenting at events, I often get questions around data modeling.  It is common to interact with developers that work with relational databases, but are very interested in NoSQL.  I, for example, started my database career with an Oracle...

NDP Episode #3: Switching from a Relational Database to NoSQL

I am pleased to announce that the third episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast sponsored by Couchbase, has now been published. The episode is titled Switching from a Relational Database to NoSQL and focuses on a particular users story pertaining...

From MySQL to Couchbase using Talend ETL

Couchbase offers an unique NoSQL database combining integrated cache and storage technology. NoSQL is gaining strong popularity and a number of customers are looking to export or map some of the data they have in RDBMS to Couchbase NoSQL; this...

/ December 16, 2014