In just a few years, MongoDB NoSQL software has assumed a prominent role in big data. One reason is that it was built from the ground up for horizontal scale-out and parallelism, according to Dwight Merriman, company chairman and co-founder. He saw the need for such parallelism in an earlier notable stay at online ad giant DoubleClick, which he also co-founded. Here, he speaks on MongoDB's roots, and where it is going. Read the interview....

 

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