Stephen O’Grady (RedMonk): NoSQL != ‘no SQL’
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Stephen O’Grady was a key speaker at this year’s Information On Demand Unconference. During his opening comments he took time to dispel the myth that NoSQL big data handling systems like Hadoop signal the death of the SQL query.
Meanwhile, Twitter uses Pig to query non-relational data stores like Hadoop using a SQL-like language.
(Audio quality not great)