Cloud Computing Leaving Relational Databases Behind

September 22, 2008

[From Redmond Magazine]

One thing you won't find underlying a cloud computing initiative is a relational database. And this is no accident: Relational databases are ill-suited for use within cloud computing environments, argued Geir Magnusson, vice president of engineering at 10Gen, an on-demand platform servicer provider.

The article continues at http://redmondmag.com/news/article.asp?EditorialsID=10226








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