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Eric Genesky04/25/13
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Cascading Behavior in Complex Networks, by Jon Kleinberg

Jon Kleinberg focuses his discussion of cascading behavior on large social networks by exploring how the dynamics of information flow mirrors that of an epidemic.

Eric Genesky04/25/13
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NoSQL - The Famous Four

Here are some interesting ramblings from a PhD student who discusses the history and types of NoSQL databases.

Brian O' Neill04/25/13
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Book Review: Instant Apache Cassandra for Developers Starter from PACKT

My good friend Vivek Mishra asked me to review his new book, Instant Apache Cassandra for Developers Starter . . .

Ayende Rahien04/24/13
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Querying Your Way to Madness: the Facebook Timeline

Facebook certainly changed the way we are doing things. Sometimes, that ain’t always for the best, as can be seen from the way too much time humanity as a whole spend watching cat videos.

Eric Genesky04/24/13
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Using Big Data and NoSQL to Manage On-Line Profiles

Oracle presents part 3 in a series on using Hadoop and HDFS for batch analysis with Oaracle NoSQL database. 9 minutes.

Ayende Rahien04/24/13
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Exporting Data from RavenDB, the New Way

In RavenDB 2.5, we provide an easy way to grab all the data from the database, regardless of the usual paging limit.

Eric Genesky04/24/13
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Node.js and MongoDB Tutorial - Part 1 of 6

This is a brief tutorial on how to use Node.js (using CoffeeScript) to connect to a MongoDB (using Mongoose) for a small project I am working on with a group of awesome students.

Andreas Kollegger04/23/13
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Neo4j NASA Space Apps Challenge

This past weekend, a team from Neo Technology participated in the NASA International Space Apps Challenge. Pernilla, Tobias, and Mattias from Neo Technology joined forces with our friend Hatim . . .

Don Pinto04/23/13
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10 Things Developers Should Know About Couchbase

As a developer, I’ve been using Couchbase Server for couple of months now and I love it. Having written several apps myself, I’ve come to learn many (but not all) of the ins-and-outs of Couchbase.

Michael Waclawiczek04/23/13
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NuoDB Releases 1.0.2

NuoDB 1.0.2 is a maintenance release of NuoDB's elastically scalable SQL cloud database. Here's what's new . . .

Eric Genesky04/23/13
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Links You Don't Want To Miss (Apr. 23)

Today: The Digital Public Library of America (and their APIs), TokuDB goes open source, jQuery 2.0, and how superior technology will only distract you. Also: what does it look like to wring out a washcloth in space?

Alex Soto04/22/13
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NoSQLUnit 0.7.6 Released

NoSQLUnit is a JUnit extension to make writing unit and integration tests of systems that use NoSQL backend easier.

Eric Genesky04/22/13
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An Interview with the Author of DZone's Repository Management Refcard

DZone's Repository Management Refcard was released this week. Carlos Sanchez, the card's author, answered a few questions about his professional experience, the authorship of the card, and . . .

Eric Genesky04/22/13
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Beginner Tips For Elastic MapReduce

By this point everyone is well acquainted with the power of Hadoop’s MapReduce. But what you’re also probably well acquainted with is the pain . . .

Eric Genesky04/22/13
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Big Data, MongoDB vs. Hadoop

Your big data use cases drive the technology required to implement big data projects successfully. Hear Pythian's CTO Alex Gorbachev share his insights on when you should use Hadoop and MongoDB.

Manik Surtani04/21/13
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Infinispan Coming to Brazil's JUDCon

Infinispan team is coming to São Paulo (Brazil) to present on multiple topics around caching, data grids and NoSQL in Brazil's first ever JBoss Users & Developers Conference (JUDCon).

Ayende Rahien04/20/13
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RavenDB Indexing: An Off the Cuff Stat

I am currently teaching a RavenDB Course, and we were just talking about indexing. In particular, Search Indexes, like the one here . . .

Eric Genesky04/20/13
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Graph Theory - An Introduction

Here's an introduction to some basic terminology and ideas for a graph, including vertex set, edge set, cardinality, and other terms.

Eric Genesky04/19/13
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Advanced HBase Schema Design

While running a simple key/value based solution on HBase usually requires an equally simple schema, it is less trivial to operate a different application that has to insert thousands of records . . .

Eric Genesky04/19/13
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CODEshow - Introduction to MongoDB

MongoDB is the leading NoSQL database. MongoDB's open-source, document-oriented technology is popular among both developers and IT professionals given its agile and scalable approach.

Eric Sedor04/19/13
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[“Thinking”, “About”, “Arrays”, “In”, “MongoDB”]

The growing popularity of MongoDB means more and more people are thinking about data in ways divergent from traditional relational models.

Eric Genesky04/19/13
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Scalaris: Scalable Web Applications with a Transactional Key-Value Store

Scalaris is a scalable, transactional, distributed key-value store. It thus overcomes the consistency and data model restrictions of common key-value stores.

Issam Lahlali04/18/13
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Abstractness vs. Instability: Neo4j Case Study

Robert C.Martin wrote an interesting article about a set of metrics that can be used to measure the quality of an object-oriented design in terms of the interdependence between the subsystems of that design.

Eric Genesky04/18/13
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MongoDB and the JVM

Here's Norberto Leite, of 10gen, discussing MongoDB and the JVM. You can find a version with the slides at the link below this video.

Eric Genesky04/18/13
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Optimisitic Concurrency for MongoDB in .NET Using LINQ

In this screencast, I show you how to use an open source library I've authored and published on NuGet which very easily adds optimistic concurrency to MongoDB in a . . .