This is the first of a two-part presentation on RavenDB, a NoSQL solution for .NET developers. The presentation covers a lot of ground - here are some of its features.
"Safe by Default"
Scalable (Built-in Sharing & Replication, use Sharing and Replication together)
Up & Running in 5 Minutes!!!
"It Just Works"
Queries "the speed of light" via background indexing
Best Practices Built In (Unit of Work, Domain Driven Design, In-memory DB for testing, Automatic Batching for self-optimization)
High Performance (Fast persistence layer for every type of data model, no need for mapping or multi-level DALs)