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Databases are the framework of many businesses nowadays. With many websites relying on fast and efficient access to their data, keeping track of updates and changes is more important than ever. Packt Hub is here to help you find the latest news on databases like MySQL and PostgreSQL. We’ll keep you up to date with the latest developments in data storage and access.

What does a data science team look like?

Until a couple of years ago, people barely knew the term 'data science' which has now evolved into an extremely popular career field. The...
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Why Neo4j is the most popular graph database

Neo4j is an open source, distributed data store used to model graph problems. It departs from the traditional nomenclature of database technologies, in which...
Polyglot persistence echews a one size fits all approach to data

Polyglot persistence: what is it and why does it matter?

Polyglot persistence is a way of storing data. It's an approach that acknowledges that often there is no one size fits all solution to...

2018 is the year of graph databases. Here’s why.

With the explosion of data, businesses are looking to innovate as they connect their operations to a whole host of different technologies. The need...
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The road to Cassandra 4.0 – What does the future have in store?

In May 2019, DataStax hosted the Accelerate conference for Apache Cassandra™ inviting community members, DataStax customers, and other users to come together, discuss the...
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Why Oracle is losing the Database Race

When you think of databases, the first thing that comes to mind is Oracle or IBM. Oracle has been ruling the database world for...

8 NoSQL Databases Compared

NoSQL, or non-relational databases, are increasingly used in big data and real-time web applications. These databases are non-relational in nature and they provide a...

Top 5 NoSQL Databases

NoSQL has seen a sharp rise in both adoption and migration from the tried and tested relational database management systems. The open source world...

MongoDB: Issues You Should Pay Attention To

MongoDB, founded in 2007 with more than 15 million downloads, excels at supporting real-time analytics for big data applications. Rather than storing data in...

PostgreSQL committer Stephen Frost shares his vision for PostgreSQL version 12 and beyond

PostgreSQL version 12 was released in October this year and has earned a strong reputation for being reliable, feature robust, and performant. During the...

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I remember deciding to pursue my first IT certification, the CompTIA A+. I had signed up for a class that lasted one week, per...

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Learn Transformers for Natural Language Processing with Denis Rothman

Key takeaways The transformer architecture has proved to be revolutionary in outperforming the classical RNN and CNN models in use today. Artificial intelligence is...

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