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Subject svn commit: r914663 - in /websites/staging/gora/trunk/content: ./ about.html
Date Tue, 01 Jul 2014 21:21:37 GMT
Author: buildbot
Date: Tue Jul  1 21:21:36 2014
New Revision: 914663

Staging update by buildbot for gora

    websites/staging/gora/trunk/content/   (props changed)

Propchange: websites/staging/gora/trunk/content/
--- cms:source-revision (original)
+++ cms:source-revision Tue Jul  1 21:21:36 2014
@@ -1 +1 @@

Modified: websites/staging/gora/trunk/content/about.html
--- websites/staging/gora/trunk/content/about.html (original)
+++ websites/staging/gora/trunk/content/about.html Tue Jul  1 21:21:36 2014
@@ -179,8 +179,22 @@ for big data. The roadmap of Gora can be
   <a href="http://hadoop.apache.org/docs/stable/mapred_tutorial.html">MapReduce</a>
(<a href="http://hadoop.apache.org">Apache Hadoop&trade;</a>) 
   support for data in the data store.</li>
+<h2 id="who-is-gora-for">Who is Gora For?</h2>
+<p>Gora is a framework primarily aimed towards</p>
+<li><b>Hands on Developers</b> required to deal with data volumes which
justify Big Data storage solutions classified under
+  the NoSQL umbrella.</li>
+<li>Developers who seek a <b>Java friendly (REST-style) API</a> for mapping
Java objects to and from
+  NoSQL technologies.</li>
+<li><b>Development and/or Testing Engineers</b> looking to quickly set
up and deploy applications on top of
+  Big Data storage mediums. This includes testing how applications are suited to underlying
data stores
+  as data stores are easily interchanged. </li>
+<li>Developers interested in <b>technology agnostic storage methods</a>
for addressing data storage tasks.</li>
+<li><b>Decision Makers</b> looking to implement a flexible storage framework
under the <a href="http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0">most liberal
+  open source license available</a>.</li>
 <h2 id="background">Background</h2>
-<p>ORM stands for Object Relation Mapping. It is a technology which abstacts the persistency
+<p><b>ORM</b> stands for <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Object-relational_mapping">Object
Relation Mapping</a>. It is a technology which abstacts the persistency layer 
 (mostly Relational Databases) so that plain domain level objects can be used, without the
 effort to save/load the data to and from the database. Gora differs from current solutions
in that:</p>

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