Comments on: Interview with Rick Cattell: There is no “one size fits all” solution. Trends and Information on Big Data, New Data Management Technologies, Data Science and Innovation. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:47:00 +0000 hourly 1 By: Barry Morris Tue, 18 Jan 2011 19:19:01 +0000 “In a nutshell, NoSQL datastores give up SQL and they give up ACID transactions, in exchange for scalability.”

It’s not necessary to give up SQL and ACID transactions. What is needed is a new internal architecture.

NimbusDB ( retains SQL and ACID whilst scaling-out on commodity machines.

Barry Morris
CEO, NimbusDB Inc.