Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Database Sharding

Database sharding is a concept of dividing large databases to small data sets to scale out applications. Following article gives the in-out detail about sharding.


1 comment:

  1. NoSQL Database systems are often highly optimized for retrieval and appending operations and often offer little functionality beyond record storage.The reduced run-time flexibility compared to full SQL systems is compensated by marked gains in scalability and performance for certain data models.