Getting Started with OrientDB

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Learn
  • Build up from source code and run the test suite
  • Learn and choose the right kind of database supported by OrientDB
  • Know Learn more about OrientDB internal architecture, security, user management, classes, and clusters
  • Use the command line console and the embedded web console tools
  • Use the Nnative Java API to connect and interact with an OrientDB server and use SQL-like language
  • Understand performance tuning and improve performance
  • Embed the OrientDB core in your own Java project
  • Write custom code and set up a cluster of OrientDB servers
About

In modern software applications, often there is the necessity to manage very big amounts of unstructured data with varying schema. In this scenario, instead of relational databases, we can use OrientDB, an open source NoSQL DBMS written in Java. Inspite ofDespite being a document-based database, the relationships are managed with direct connections between records. It supports schema-less, schema-full, and schema-mixed modes.

Getting Started with OrientDB will be your handy, quick reference guide, for all document-graph DBMS functionality. Administrative tasks, deployment, designing a database, different ways of querying and consuming data - all that you need to know about OrientDB is presented keeping with practical usage in mind. You will be able to install, setup, deploy, and configure databases with OrientDB for applications.

Getting Started with OrientDB will allow you to use its OreintDB’s main functionality immediately. The book will guide you through the discovery of one of the most powerful NoSQL databases available today. It will then take you through downloading and installing OrientDB, cluster deployment, programming, discovering OrientDB’s potential, and its features.

The book covers useful administrative topics such as import/export, automatic backups, and configuration tips. Furthermore, design concepts like user management, document databases, graph databases, and dictionaries are covered. Finally, concepts and programming examples are shown in Java.

Features
  • Learn how to install, configure, use, and deploy OrientDB
  • Handy manual forEasy to follow step-by-step instructions to understanding OrientDB
  • Useful as a Qquick reference for your projects
Page Count 138
Course Length 4 hours 8 minutes
ISBN 9781782169956
Date Of Publication 25 Aug 2013

Authors

Claudio Tesoriero

Claudio Tesoriero is an OrientDB Certified Developer and a senior software engineer with twenty years' experience in Information Technology. His first experience was with the Italian Ministry of the Treasury, then he worked for the Bull Group (www.bull.com) and got involved in projects developed for Telecom Italia (www.telecomitalia.it) and in R&D projects developed in collaboration with the Rome Tor Vergata University. He then worked for FutureSpace Spa (www.futurespace.it) and he participated in the implementation of various projects for the government administration. Currently, he is the cofounder of BaasBox, a solution of Backend as a Service based on the Play! Framework and OrientDB.