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From Paul Davis <paul.joseph.da...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: DynamoDB
Date Thu, 19 Jan 2012 02:26:49 GMT
I skimmed the docs. It looks more like a SimpleDB with more scaling
than it does a CouchDB replacement. Definitely going to spend more
time reading later to see if there are any decent ideas to borrow.

On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 7:19 PM, Mark Hahn <mark@hahnca.com> wrote:
> I assume most of you have seen the Amazon announcement for the new
> hosted DynamoDB service.
>
> http://www.allthingsdistributed.com/2012/01/amazon-dynamodb.html
>
> I was kind of excited about it since it's a nosql db that looked similar to
> couch at first.  After studying the api I was surprised to see that you
> could only index on one field.  Has anyone else considered using it?  What
> use-case is it good for?

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