A catch-all term describing database systems using various non-relational models. Such systems are usually engineered to be high-performance.

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riak is not so good in case of sudden poweoffs [on hold]

Can you suggest stable NoSQL database, where i can put binary files by key and get it. We tried riak , but when sudden poweroff appear, it suddenly becomes inconsistent and all system goes down ...
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How to efficiently design MongoDB database for Uber-like application?

I'm designing a MongoDB database for an Uber-like application, but since I'm new to NoSQL concept, I have several doubts. I have three main collections - users, requests and messages. User can post a ...
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I want to make a website similar to Udacity, Coursera e.t.c. for online courses. Which technology should I use for storing the course information? [on hold]

I am mainly confused between storing the information of a certain course in an SQL Database A JSON / XML file for each course which will then be stored in a file storage system and can be retrieved ...
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Design: Available domain database

I'm building website and service that will allow user to check if given domain is available. Right now I'm thinking about good way to store result from whois, but i dont want to store whole response ...
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How to store data having a fixed number of columns and a variable number of rows

I have posted this question in the stack overflow site and a more experienced user than me suggested I post it here. I am quite new at collecting data and am collecting a new dataset using R from ...
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Does Couchbase/CouchDB allow me to move / skip the CRUD middle man from the server?

So currently this is a common setup: Client -> Ajax -> Server CRUD -> Database Does Couchbase allow me to do this? Client -> Ajax -> Database This might be more technically correct: ...
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How to store non-numeric data for a numeric field

I am looking for an SQL or NOSQL solution for the following problem: In a MySQL database (which I have no control over), I have some numeric fields in which numeric data is stored. But for some ...
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What are the implications of using quite large partitions (rows) in Cassandra?

I am looking to store data in Cassandra, due to the fact that I have many writes that need to perform well, and all my reads can be done based on primary key. While doing the data modeling, however, I ...
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Storing multidimensional array in MongoDB

I am attempting to convert a large MySQL database of product information (dimensions, specifications, etc) to MongoDB for flexibility and to move away from the restriction of a column based table. I ...
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what shortcomings does couchbase have, compared to mongodb? [closed]

I see a massive gap of popularity between MongoDB and Couchbase. What features\advantages does mongo have over couchbase? I'm deploying DB instances in a cluster, between datacenters, where all ...
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Working NoSQL scheme for a betting app

I'm building an app where a user can bet on the result of a sports game. Basically, we feed the database with competitions and games, and the users can place their bet in the form of a score ...
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How to achieve high performance management of a huge list of distinct strings [closed]

I am trying to achieve high performance management of a huge list of distinct strings in SQL Server (but I'm open to suggestions of alternate platforms that might be more performant). My specific use ...
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Merging time series in influxdb 0.9.x

I have a system which demands monitoring its metrics. In order to do that I use grafana + influxdb. The version of influxdb I currently use is 0.9.x. I want to be able to calculate some statistics. ...
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Postgres hstore or jsonb to store many to many relations

There is a table 'Products' with columns (id, tile, price, description, shop_id, timestamps) Column price and shop_id are dynamic. The rest of column are static. Also there is a table 'Shops' with ...
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Using both NoSQL and SQL in a Project

I am working on a project and would like some advice on my data structure for my backend. Currently I am writing a SaaS Multi-Tenant application hosted in Azure for customers who use the same legacy ...
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NoSQL : Getting latest item from DynamoDB table

I'm implementing chat server currently, with dynamoDB. Here is keys from ChatData table Primary partition key : roomNo Primary sort key : seq Chat server, can created many instant rooms, ...
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What are the differences between NoSQL and a traditional RDBMS?

What are the differences between NoSQL and a traditional RDBMS? Over the last few months, NoSQL has been frequently mentioned in the technical news. What are its most significant features relative to ...
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MongoDB vs RDBMS DBA duties

What are the differences between the daily tasks/duties of a Mongo DBA compared to a RDBMS DBA? For example, some sites claim that a MongoDB DBA would not require to do data modelling or designing ...
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What is considered as a document in mongoDB?

I have been learning MongoDB for the past two days and I've been confused with documents and their limits, and how to overcome the limits. What is a difference between documents and collection?
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Which NoSQL Database is best suited?

I have been reading a lot of blogs trying to determine which NoSQL database would be best. I am looking at moving from file based (xml) storage to using a database. The application will be storing ...
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Mongodb database design

I'm planning to implement this schema in Mongodb, I have been doing some readings about schema design, and the notion was whenever you structure your data like a relational database you must be doing ...
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Product Features table for No Sql Databse

I want to design database to save products features. Actually i want to store all features of mobile given on this link http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_j7-7185.php After search on google i ...
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couchbase - multiple buckets or documents with different types

Background Information This is day one for me with couchbase. I've been reviewing the sample databases using the database console that comes with couchbase. Specifically, I've been playing with the ...
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Cassandra filtering multiple items

I am attempting to learn Cassandra by taking my RDBMS database and create a nosql version of it. Forgive any mistakes I am just making a quick example so I can ask my question. Here is my example(...
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Solr with SQL Server or NoSQL

I am working on a POC of using Solr with SQL Server. I have a very complex data model with SQL server which required a bunch of joining and scalar functions to strip some mark up and other stuff. ...
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Relational vs Non-Relational Database for Events Database

I'm trying to find out whether an SQL or no-SQL solution would be better for creating an events database. I'm creating a ticketing system, similar to ticket master. I know that for either database-...
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UTF8 vs ASCII or custom binary format: high-performance optimization on very big tables

The summary of my question is whether there are advantages, even if minimal, to use ASCII, or even a smaller format designed yet created specifically for the situation, instead of UTF-8 for strings. ...
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Would it be good practice to represent MongoDB ObjectId as a String or a Blob type in SQL Lite (RDMS world)?

All: We have a software application with 1) Web-based component 2) Mobile-based component Our 1) Web-based component uses a) MongoDB as the Database b) ASP.NET C# Our 2) Mobile-based component ...
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mongod.exe has stopped working

I have installed mongoDB 3.2.4 and I am on windows 7 64-bit system. After installation of mongoDB , i have specified dbpath as c:\data and also set the environment variable. Now whenever I am trying ...
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pattern matching on row attributes

I have the following: there are dozens of millions of records on the following format a1 a2 a3 ..... a10 where ai are float values of some attributes. I would like to store these records in a db ...
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AS/400 + DB2 to MongoDB?

I'm not seeing a whole lot of info on the subject, so I figured I'd ask people who might know more about it than I do: Is it possible to replicate data from an AS/400 + IBM DB2 instance to MongoDB? If ...
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Strategies to import big data into Oracle

What strategies are available to import about 500 million small transactions every day from an external system? Oracle becomes very slow with very frequent commits. The transfer process which is ...
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ReplicaSet MongoDB

I'am trying to create replcaSet in MongoDB and I'am facing a problem. This is what I did step by step: 1- I entered this command to create these repertories: mkdir \data\rs1 \data\rs2 \data\rs3 ...
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How to add an index to attributes sorted on in mongodb

Before you find another reason for changing the category of this question, it was on Stack Overflow and it was described as a DB Admin question, so here goes: I am running a reporting app with ...
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Why does MongoDB give me the cannot use 'w' > 1 when a host is not replicated Error message?

Here is the information about my development environment: •Microsoft Visual Studio Community 2015 •.NET Framework 4.6 •ASP.NET MVC assembly System.Web.Mvc Version=5.2.3.0 •MongoDB.Driver 2.0.1.27 •...
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Is it viable to connect RethinkDB to mssql server

I'm adapting a nodejs project for a client. This project uses RethinkDB as it's database server, obviously NoSQL, it serializes data from Android systems, such as state, battery life, software ...
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SQL Server vs SOLR (Or any document db)

I have my "customer" data in a normalized sql server database. Getting out the customer data in my app is taking too long. This is because I have to go to 10+ tables to get all the data I need. My ...
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What are some databases that are schema-full but not relational

What are some databases/datastores that are schema-full, but not relational? In other word I'm after some NoSql databases that are not schema-less. By schema-full I mean that, like in a traditional ...
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InfluxDB - How can i limit the measures that an user can read by their tags?

I have some data that is collected by several sensors. Some users may own many of this sensors. So, i want to keep all the measures in a single database in InfluxDB. To differentiate the sensors i ...
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Should I look into alternatives to a relational database? [closed]

I am currently in the process of going through some PHP training with procedural code and will be doing a course in OOP with PHP right after that. The course will provide a solid starting point for me ...
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Dynamic form builder database optimization Postgresql

Hi I have a project that create forms dynamically I use a model like the following: forms ----- id (PK) name (other fields) form_fields ------------- id (PK) form_id (FK to forms.id) ...
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Do all types NoSQL databases have a transaction log?

Do all types NoSQL databases have a transaction log? It seems to me that there should be at least one type that doesn't but I don't know which one.
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Document Store & Relational DB Hybrid. Exists? Possible?

Does anyone know of any product or open source project that attempts to strap together Mongo DB and MySQL for instance? I hear a lot about how relational DBs being ACID compliant makes it nearly ...
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Google datastore modeling help

I have a very simple requirement. I have an application where users log in, add/remove/view friends, and can send/receive (also view the message you sent and received) a message (message is more like ...
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Design options for time series scientific data

I've been scratching my head over the last few days trying to find a solution that best suit my needs. I tried to think that what I want is probably not very different from what many others wanted ...
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Keeping rows ordered by counter value

I'm storing linked words in a Cassandra v2 cluster and I'm having a hard time doing efficient reads. I'm trying to fetch the top X rows with the highest counter value. Cassandra doesn't store the ...
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Google Datastore model User and Messages efficently

I have two kinds: USER and MESSAGES. A user can send/receive many messages to/from another user. Thinking in a relational way the relationship would suggest a user can have many messages, and a ...
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Use cases for NoSQL databases: Time series

I need to set up a database that will record temporal series data (sensors). A friend of mine has recommended me to use a NoSQL database instead of using Oracle (for instance). There're also some ...
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MongoDB service not starting on RedHat - missing 'service_uri'

I'm on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Client release 5.4 (Tikanga) machine I created my /etc/yum.repos.d/10gen.repo like this: [10gen] name=10gen Repository baseurl=http://downloads-distro.mongodb.org/...