IT decision-makers need to become familiar with the strengths and weaknesses of non-relational systems so they can make informed decisions as to their possible place in the IT infrastructure. The “one size fits all” RDBMS has made database technology decisions relatively easy; in a hybrid future, picking the right database tool may become more complex.
It usually takes a while for everyone to accept new technologies and understand their benefits. Sometimes it’s 2 years, sometimes is more. However, some of the NoSQL databases are here to stay. And Hadoop is completing the slope of enlightenment.
Original title and link: Big Data and Emerging NoSQL Databases Shift to Hybrid Database Environments ( ©myNoSQL)