Gerry Narvaja's Blog

April 14, 2014

SQL or NoSQL? … Both with MariaDB 10

Dynamic columns came to my attention a few days back. Since then I read a little bit more in the documentation (see Dynamic columns in the Knowledge Base) and played with it a little. The reason I became curious was that it brings the 'schema less' feature of the NoSQL world into the MySQL world. It was implemented in MariaDB v5.3, and MariaDB 10.0 introduces several enhancements. Today I'll showcase the feature through an hypothetical upgrade.

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