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  • How do the latest releases of two leading NoSQL databases compare on both read/write and query performance? The emerging technologies thought leader Avalon Consulting, LLC benchmarked MongoDB 3.2 and Couchbase Server 4.5 to find out. These big data experts ran industry standard (YCSB) workloads for both read/write and query. The bottom line: Couchbase outperformed MongoDB by 7x on reads, 5x on writes, and 3x on queries. The benchmark tested how well MongoDB and Couchbase Server performed with: A mixed …

  • Patch management is one of the largest concerns of IT professionals. With new vulnerabilities being discovered almost daily, keeping systems up–to–date with patches is often a full–time job, especially in larger environments. In addition, the lag time between when vulnerability is discovered and when a virus or worm appears is now measured in days or weeks rather than months. This eBook outlines best practices IT professionals can follow to ensure their organizations' systems are always …