reInvent 2017: Which Database to Use When? (DAT310)

Key Ideas:

  1. Databases are purpose built. Find a database with purpose that matches your application requirements.
  2. Consider data shape, size and compute requirements when choosing a database. Know your data!
  3. At a small scale, some databases CAN do it all, at scale is another story.
  4. At scale, cost is important. When cost is important, choice is Continue reading “reInvent 2017: Which Database to Use When? (DAT310)”

Amazon Neptune

Amazon Neptune is a fully managed graph database service with built-in support for Property Graph and Resource Description Framework (RDF) models, and SPARQL and TinkerPop Gremlin query languages. With Neptune you can easily implement solutions for popular use cases in social networking, life sciences and IT operations. Pay-for-what-you-use pricing makes the AWS managed Neptune service an attractive alternative to self managing your own database cluster.Amazon Neptune Notes

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