Enterprises Still Use Relational Databases?
Do you think the pendulum of the database industry is starting to swing away from NoSQL and back towards relational databases?
Recent surveys shows that organizations of all size are taking advantage of the relational database’s improved capabilities for handling larger and more complex data.
For startups, relational databases provide absence of difficulty in use and broad functionality that scales at every stage, from early development to mature company.
For the largest industry players, requirements like general purpose needs have led to many non-relational database providers, deviating away from the NoSQL based approach.
All companies, from startup to large enterprises, measure their options in choosing the right database for their needs, and relational databases continue to be the most advantageous choice in the majority of usage situations.
So which one is right for you? Relational or Non-relational databases:
Taking the time to pinpoint the right questions will serve as a solid guide when choosing the programming language to write your application in, and the use of one particular database over another.