Jim B., Engineering Manager
- May 8, 2013
In addition to the public events we hold at Yelp, every Friday an engineer at Yelp presents on a topic they’re passionate about. The talks range from topics far afield from computers, to technical deep dives on some of the core trade-offs we make at Yelp. I’m happy to share one of the latter today, as Garrett J. takes us through the history of databases. From Codd’s description of the relational model, through the challenges Cassandra was designed to solve, this video gives a great overview of current options in database technology. <iframe frameborder="0" height="281" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/65601864" width="500"></iframe> Slides -...