Relational vs. NoSQL Databases

This video is somewhat technical, so be sure you have completed the previous materials in this unit first. What demands will companies put on databases in the future? As data becomes more and more the lifeblood of business, databases will require new methods for processing and managing data. After you watch, think about why the relational database model may not be the best one to serve the purposes of database management in the future. Compose your answer in a brief four-slide presentation as follows:

  • Slide 1: define relational databases
  • Slide 2: define NoSQL databases
  • Slides 3 and 4: describe the pros/cons of each

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