What is Apache Mesos? Ben Hindman, co-creator of Apache Mesos describes it like: „We wanted people to be able to program for the data center just like they program for their laptop.“ Apache Mesos is a centralized, fault-tolerant cluster manager, designed for distributed computing environments. Mesos is an open source project and was developed at… Read more »
Welcome back in the database land. Today we will examine another one of the document based databases. The first questions is: What is different between Mongo and Couch? Well, a lot. Even though they use the same way of storing data, JSON structures, both are more like cousins than siblings. CouchDB is sometimes also called… Read more »
You are probably here because our first articles baited you, or you came via Google and think about using MongoDB in your application. You probably want to know, how to use it to get an advantage over a relational database like Postgres. Let us first revise the CAP theorem for a second.