12: Relational vs Document DBs

We yell at document datastores to get off our lawns! We talk about the joys of SQL and 50-year-old relational databases we grew up with, trying to make sense of why MongoDB, Firestore, and Dynamo are necessary, and Randy's unhealthy love for Materialized Views. In addition, Lotus 1-2-3 is a database, no matter what Don says.

  • Lotus 123
  • Excel
  • Microsoft Access
  • SQL Server
  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • MongoDB
  • Firebase Real Time Database
  • Firebase Firestore
  • Amazon DynamoDB
  • Couchbase
  • PouchDB

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