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Why New mongodb performance level improves 7x

The storage engine is the core component of  any database which is responsible for handling  from disk to memory. Mongodb Support multiple storage engine, Choosing the appropriate storage engine for your use case can significantly impact the performance of your applications.
WiredTiger Storage EngineIn-Memory Storage EngineMMAPv1 Storage Engine
MongoDB removes their initial storage engine MMAPv1 and now WiredTiger Storage Engine is default storage engine. So we should understand what the reason is behind these changes. MMApV1 storage engine : It allows Concurrency control level on collection, so write performance is just good.This engine does not allow Compression support.
WiredTiger Storage Engine :  Concurrency control in wiredtiger is maintaining on document level. It uses WiredTiger uses MultiVersion Concurrency Control (MVCC) like other RDBMS, So write performance is excellent. Yes this engine allows compression.
With WiredTiger, MongoDB utilizes both the WiredTiger internal cache …
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ETL Features of SQL Data Platform

Either Datawarehouse or BigData, ETL or ELT is the major part, or you can say it plays a vital role in Data Transformation Life cycle. ELT-ETL used in any kind of data related operations like, Data
migration, Data transformation , Business intelligence, Datawarehouse, Big data and Analytics.

ETL is Extract transform and Load whereas ELT is extract load then transform. Both have their own pros and cons but now a days ELT is more popular than ETL. This is why because size of data is growing & growing for transformation. ELT also supporting Data virtualization concept where actual original data will reside on system without any modification and transformation will less.

SQL server has reach sets of tools for ETL & ELT .  Here I am sharing some important Differences between ETL and ELT which we should know before jumping on features.


SrlNo Dimension ETL ELT 1Technology AdoptionETL is a well-developed process used for over 20 yearsELT is a new technology2ComplianceThis makes it easier to s…

Postgres New JSON data type Support of Static and Dynamic schemas

Now we can create static and dynamic both kind of schema relational table so a new kind of heterogeneous data structure can be created in Relational tables.  Relational database that is much more concerned with standards compliance and extensible than with giving you freedom over how you store data. It uses both dynamic and static schema and allows you to use it for relational data and normalized form storage.

Static Relation data structure in Postgres

CREATE TABLE Project (  id serial PRIMARY KEY,  name varchar,  mgr integer,  is_active boolean ); CREATE TABLE Task(  id serial PRIMARY KEY, name varchar, status boolean, project_id integer, CONSTRAINT idx_project_id FOREIGN KEY (project_id) REFERENCES project (id) );

Dynamic Relation data structure in Postgres

CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS project ( id serial PRIMARY KEY,  name varchar,  mgr integer,  tasks jsonb , is_active boolean );

Keeping JSON Document inside Postgres Table

INSERT INTO project VALUES (1,'YoungDBA',2,'{"id&…

Changes in RDBMS after JSON

Hi friend, I am continuing my post over my series article "Is it time to revisit PostgreSQL and MySQL with JSON support"  . Today I am sharing my 4th post which is related to "Changes in RDBMS after JSON"

JSON bring changes on various vendors and technologies so new kind of challenges came to introducing this feature in their technology. To cover-up these challenge RDBMS started inclusion of JSON data type in their engine. Sooner or later all major RDBMS vendor (eg PostgreSQL, mySQL and SQL Server) added JSON as a data type to keeping document in relational table.  These are the database version when JASON introduced :-
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TechnologyPostgresmySQLSQL ServerVersionPostgreSQL 9.3MySQL 5.7.8SQL 2016
Now a new heterogeneous database kind of structure started creating with relational engine. Static and dynamic data structure in RDBMS started introducing. Mean Relational Table =Normalization + denormalized (JSON/Array).  JSON data Passing done via standard java functions. …

3rd day of Lock down in India

It’s 3rd day of Lock down in India. Today I started morning with some tips that will help to working from home during lockdown. Here I am going to share top 10 Tips while working from home due to corona virus pendamic outbreak .


Avoid working while lying in a bed or relaxing in a couch/sofa/reclining chair. These comfortable setups will make it difficult to focus on work. Ideally a study table and chair would be conducive to staying focused and maintaining productivity.Maintain a routine, get up at a reasonable time, shower and have breakfast/lunch at the usual times. Also ensure you log off at reasonable times and get sufficient sleep at night.Try and emphasize to your family that work from home times are not holidays and request them to keep interruptions to a minimum.Take a 2-3-minute break from work every 30-45 minutes to just stretch, walk around or do some simple exercises.Setup and maintain regular meetings with your managers and teams. Keep people updated about your work and r…

What are the Impacts JSON bring in technology

This is the 3rd post of my series article "Is it time to revisit PostgreSQL and MySQL with JSON support"  

There are following impacts json bring in the technologies.

NoSQL Document database became popular, mongodb was among one of lucky database vendor. Technology found JSON as an alternate to xml for data interchange on platform independent.Technology found a supporting for RDBMS to keeping variety of data specially non-structured data in one environment and module.Data explosion and big data came into the platform. The cost on data keeping has rapidly decreased over the last several years, which has resulted in the rapid expansion of genomic data acquisition.  While new database technologies have become common to manage big data.Schema less architecture given support in fast and rapid application development.Polyglot persistence increases the technology surface area enough that it can become quite difficult to monitor, manage, develop, and operate such a diverse set of da…

Why JSON Came into Picture

After 2005 applications & user requirements started growing rapidly, Hardware and software
developed, the advent of Single Page Applications and modern mobile/web apps that we know today needed some kind of data interchange to function seamlessly. To fulfill user requirement technology started shifting into  new language-independent data interchange format that time JSON came into the Picture. JSON gained rapid popularity because it makes transferring data very easy. It’s also lightweight and easy to read and understand.

There are few other reasons that JSON make buzzword after 2005.
Flexibility for rapid application development requirementAPIs (application programming interfaces)Modern Web & Mobile Applications.Need of faster data travelling on various kind of devices.Big Data and variety in data.