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Connecting NoSQL and Oracle Databases

NoSQL databases are very good in storing and retrieving large amounts of data. Analysis, on the other hand, is hardly possible. And you probably need that to actually make money out of Facebook, LinkedIn etc.
Therefore you need to transfer the data to a "regular" database, like Oracle.
There are two options to do this kind of stuff. The first one is with a MySQL Data Hub, that handles both the NoSQL and Oracle tables as external. Another option is to transfer the data to Oracle directly. Quest offers some (free) products in this area, like TOAD for Cloud Databases. Very interesting and definitely need to try this out. Thinking about APEX talking to a NoSQL database now...

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shunt said…
Roel, did you get anywhere with hooking up NOSQL with Apex? Si
Roel Hartman said…
Alas, I didn't have the chance yet to play with this stuff.
When it is possible to connect from an Oracle Database to a NoSQL DB and see the NoSQL "tables" as external tables, views or whatever ... then it should be easy. I know there will be a couple of sessions during Kscope 2013 on this subject... (So another good reason to attend!)

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