21-25 May 2012
New York City, NY, USA
US/Eastern timezone

Life in extra dimensions of database world or penetration of NoSQL in HEP community

24 May 2012, 13:30
4h 45m
Rosenthal Pavilion (10th floor) (Kimmel Center)

Rosenthal Pavilion (10th floor)

Kimmel Center

Poster Software Engineering, Data Stores and Databases (track 5) Poster Session


Valentin Kuznetsov (Cornell University)


The recent buzzword in IT world is NoSQL. Major players, such as Facebook, Yahoo, Google, etc. are widely adopted different "NoSQL" solutions for their needs. Horizontal scalability, flexible data model and management of big data volumes are only a few advantages of NoSQL. In CMS experiment we use several of them in production environment. Here we present CMS projects based on NoSQL solutions, their strengths and weaknesses as well as our experience with those tools and their coexistence with standard RDMS solutions in our applications.

Primary author

Valentin Kuznetsov (Cornell University)

Presentation Materials