Database Normalization - Infinite Hierarchy and Linked Lists

In some situations you don't have a set structure and need to allow an infinite hierarchy, such as in a linked list. A real-world example of this is with people. There is no set grandparents and parents layer, but every person's parents is someone else's child. In terms of a…

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Debian 8 - Install Aerospike

Aerospike is yet another NoSQL key-value store which offers a "community edition" available under the GNU Affero General Public License version 3 (AGPLv3). Its key selling point is its high performance on an architechture that it is optimized for flash storage (e.g. your SSD or NVME drive) and can…

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Debian 8 - Install RethinkDB

What is RethinkDB RethinkDB is a new database which is: opensource JSON documents based. Easily scaled and distributed across multiple nodes. Queries are automatically parallelized. Simple administration tools, with a web UI (shown below) The reason I'm interested in RethinkDB is because of it's simple and clear documentation, its ability…

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