If you do a quick search on the web you will discover that there are many document databases to choose from. Some of the most popular options today are MongoDB, CouchDB and RavenDB. For whatever reason I was attracted to RavenDB because I knew it would seamlessly integrate with the .NET/windows platform. As always, the best way to learn something is to jump in head first. So the following article is a step-by-step tutorial on how I built an MVC 2 web app using RavenDB as the backend.
This blog is called myNoSQL and it is written by me, Alex Popescu, a software architect with a passion for open source and communities.
It records my readings, learnings, and opinions on NoSQL databases, polyglot persistence, and distributed systems -- subjects that I'm passionate about.
The opinions expressed here are my own, and no other party necessarily agrees with them.
If you feel I'm biased, I probably am.