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Bigtable is a wide-column NoSQL data storage system designed and built by Google.

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How can I complete a full export and import of Google BigTable

!/bin/bash BigTable_ExportTest.sh Edited original source script with new bucket and jar file. This script will backup BigTable Data Table by table and store it into a destination location as ...
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Can you use BigQuery to run on top of Bigtable

I need to run BigQuery on top of Bigtable live, not as an export. I have found the information stating it was in beta but only as an export function. I would like to run BigQuery against Bigtable data ...
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Replacing an aggregation system of statistics

We currently have a database under MySQL, storing aggregated statistics in different tables (recent hours, hours, days, months). The tables are updated by workers running at different rates depending ...
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Why can't we perform joins in a distributed database like Bigtable?

From this answer to "What database does Google use?": Bigtable is not a relational database. It does not support joins nor does it support rich SQL-like queries. Is this obvious? I do not ...
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What are the performance implications of polymodels versus normal Bigtable models in Google App Engine?

What produces the best performance in regular Google App Engine use, a polymodel or a normal "Bigtable" model? The polymodel, effectively, creates a column in the parent table called "class" which ...