Implementing a NoSQL Strategy

How Speed, Continuous Availability and Cost Reduction are Driving the Adoption of Distributed Database Technologies

The NoSQL database market is expected to grow at a rate three times faster than that of relational databases during the next few years, understandably making newcomers to distributed database technologies eager to understand why and how it fits into their organizations. Use cases are gaining speed as important indicators of when and how organization should use DataStax Enterprise for their always-on, dynamic online applications.

The needs for speed, scale, continuous availability, location independence, ability to manage all types of data, and cost reduction are driving this increasing adoption. This paper examines the improvements developed in the distributed database technology ecosystem and provides practical implementation strategy tips, including a selection checklist and migration pointers.