I'm reading about eventual consistency in couchDB. I'm somewhat confused by the term and its consequences on an application. Let's say I'm building a distributed e-commerce website where monetary ...
I'm studying the differences between NoSQL and SQL. If I understood correctly, there are two main techniques to optimize a database: Indexing rows. Say you wanted to make a query such as WHERE x = 1 ...
TL;DR What are the prospects of writing applications which are completely based on a REST database server (CouchDB) and web applications which directly access the DB instead of having a web server in ...