Art of choosing a datastore

This is a 8 min readUpdate 3,Nov 2016:  When I wrote this post, there we lot of opinions/comments (in my older blog) about how I am wrong in thinking about choosing NoSQL datastore is very much like choosing a data structure when writing a program. Here is an excerpt from Nathan Marz’s book “Big Data: principles and best practices of scalable real-time data systems” that… Continue reading

Polyglot persistence and NOSQL

This is a 2 min readRecently I had a real life encounter with a scenario where I had to design a solution with a strategy which turned out to be strategy called Polyglot persistence, which I learnt later doing some research. Actually 4 years ago from when I wrote this post  Martin Fowler put forth the concept Polyglot persistence. So what’s polyglot persistence ?… Continue reading