The Pros and Cons of MongoDB

The Pros and Cons of MongoDB

MongoDB is one of the world’s most popular object-oriented NoSQL databases. But like any other database, MongoDB has specific places where it flourishes and areas where it falters. The Question: To Use Or Not To Use Some of the best ways to utilize MongoDB is...
Explaining the IBM-HCL Partnership

Explaining the IBM-HCL Partnership

It’s been a little more than two years since IBM and HCL Technologies entered into their 15-year partnership, but there’s still a lot of confusion around their collaborative motives. Putting their efforts toward marginal software hasn’t been a...
Upgrading MySQL 5.5 Instances to MariaDB 10.2

Upgrading MySQL 5.5 Instances to MariaDB 10.2

Depending on your operating system and individual environments, the upgrade process can vary. Release notes should be reviewed for differences between database versions, which may affect your environment. Though we offer professional advice on how to upgrade MySQL 5.5...
Migrating MySQL Data to Amazon Aurora

Migrating MySQL Data to Amazon Aurora

Switching database engines—for instance, going from a MySQL-compatible database to an Amazon Aurora MySQL DB cluster—and migrating data can be a long and confusing process. For the purpose of offering a little clarity, this article will go through and highlight...