Over a million developers have joined DZone.

A Comprehensive Presentation of RavenDB (Part 1)

DZone's Guide to

A Comprehensive Presentation of RavenDB (Part 1)

· Database Zone
Free Resource

Learn how to create flexible schemas in a relational database using SQL for JSON.

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)
Built-in Caching

VNext_OC 3/12/2013 - RavenDB for .NET Developers: Open Source 2nd Gen Document Database (Part 1) from Kim Schmidt on Vimeo.

Create flexible schemas using dynamic columns for semi-structured data. Learn how.


Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.

{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}