The past years have seen the explosive growth of large-scale distributed systems. This trend has changed the database world that is arguably without precedent in the history of the software industry. The result is a ompetitive database marketplace with a huge variety of platforms for us to choose from. But how do we go about making the right choices?
In this talk we will discuss how we can go about choosing the right database models for your application. We will also look at how the choice of data models can help determine which technologies to include in your data tier.