more scalability w/o RDBMS

2007-09-21 @ 16:56#

been running into lots of these items lately. how the relation database implementation we've been using since the 60s is really inappropriate for the 'web-scale' distributed data models we have today. here's an interesting paper: Paper: The End of an Architectural Era (It’s Time for a Complete Rewrite). found this via the High Scalability web site.

i touched on this here, here, and most recently here.