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SQL vs. NoSQL: Which Database Type Is Right for You?

Even though relational databases are still the first choice for many developers and enterprises, NoSQL databases have become uniquely important in recent years. With a constantly increasing volume of data that needs to be accessed from anywhere in the world, NoSQL databases are up to the challenge, but how do you know when you should use them? In this course, instructor and developer David Jones-Gilardi gives you an overview of how to choose the right database to meet the specific needs of your organization.

Discover new skills to boost your marketability as an application developer in the know. Learn the difference between relational and NoSQL databases, when to use which, and why, exploring the volume and performance requirements of each as well as the wide variety of options for modeling data. Upon completing this course, you’ll be prepared to make an informed decision and choose the database that’s best for you.

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