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MongoDB NoSQL Database Poised For Takeoff


10Gen, the developer behind MongoDB, lands $42 million in venture money to fund development of enterprise-oriented features and upgrades.

Performance and scalability are table stakes in the big-data market. To stand out, products and vendors have to offer something more. For MongoDB, that something extra is ease of use and speed of development, according to 10Gen, the company that developed the NoSQL database, and it says these qualities have put the product at the head of the pack in a fast-growing market.

Once a big-data product starts gaining adoption, the next step for promoters is to help it go mainstream by adding all the deep management and security features that enterprise IT shops want. Read full story on InformationWeek


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