Saturday, 9 March 2013

MongoDB Schema Design - How to think Non-Relational


A nice video about MongoDB schema design.  To all who are new to MongoDB, MongoDB is a leading NoSQL document oriented database.  A table in RDBMS can be contrasted to a Collection in MongoDB, and a row in RDBMS table corresponds to a JSON document in MongoDB.

Key Points:

  • MongoDB introduction
  • Comarison of concepts of MongoDB Vs Traditional RDBMS
  • Schema Evolution
  • How to Model 1-Many and Many-Many relationships in Mongo
  • Queries and Indexes