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LinkedIn China new Social Platform Chitu. Interview with Dong Bin.

“Complicated queries, like looking for second degree friends, is really hard to traditional databases.” –Dong Bin

I have interviewed Dong Bin, Engineer Manager at LinkedIn China. The LinkedIn China development team launched a new social platform — known as Chitu — to attract a meaningful segment of the Chinese professional networking market.


Q1. What is your role at LinkedIn China?

Dong Bin: I am an Engineer Manager in charge of the backend services for Chitu. The backend includes all Chitu`s consumer based features, like feeds, chat, event, etc.

Q2. You recently launched a new social platform, called Chitu. Which segment of the …

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Neither fish nor fowl: the rise of multi-model databases

One of the most complicated aspects of putting together our database landscape map was dealing with the growing number of (particularly NoSQL) databases that refuse to be pigeon-holed in any of the primary databases categories.

I have begun to refer to these as “multi-model databases” in recognition of the fact that they are able to take on the characteristics of multiple databases. In truth though there are probably two different groups of products that could be considered “multi-model”:

True multi-model databases that have been designed specifically to serve multiple data models and use-cases

Examples include:
FoundationDB, which is being designed to support ACID and NoSQL, but more to the point …

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The Data Day, A few days: January 2-4, 2013

Apache Cassandra and BigTop updates. And more

For 451 Research clients: Kx Systems aims to slipstream the ‘big data’ bandwagon to expanded kdb+ adoption

— Matt Aslett (@maslett) January 3, 2013

For 451 Research clients: IBM sheds light on ‘big data’ integration and governance the Big Blue way By Krishna Roy

— Matt Aslett (@maslett) January 2, 2013

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache Cassandra v1.2

— Matt Aslett (@maslett) January …

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