SiteWit Corporation: SQL or NoSQL? That is the Question!
Journal of Information Technology Education: Discussion Cases • Volume 6 • 2017 • pp. 04
Ricardo Lasa, CEO and co-founder of SiteWit Corporation, and his team faced a critical technology challenge in scaling the core database systems to meet rapidly escalating data volumes. Should he stick with well-known relational database technologies? Or should he re-implement core components in newer, highly distributed NoSQL databases in search of competitive advantages?
case study, discussion case, analytics, database, Hadoop, MongoDB, NoSQL, SQL
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