How does one prepare for and integrate the inclusion of new social media outlets into proprietary software when the shape and substance of those platform is not immediately available and has not yet been designed??
The second lies in abandoning the old traditional relational database structure, where appropriate, and embracing a more flexible and more adaptable document oriented database format, commonly referred to as NoSQL databases. […]
The key part is: “where appropriate”.
Plus I’m still not convinced how much of the enterprise world will have to really integrate with social media. But indeed, this is one important advantage of using schemaless NoSQL databases.
Original title and link: How to prepare for integrating new social media into proprietary software? (NoSQL databases © myNoSQL)