Amazon SimpleDB Developer Guide by PACKT

I have reviewed the book, Amazon SimpleDB Developer Guide by PACKT publisher, which got released last month. Amazon SimpleDB is a schema-less, highly scalable datastore which provides eventual consistency.

Amazon SimpleDB Developer Guide

This book introduces developer’s to SimpleDB API & libraries in different languages, Java, PHP & Python. It discusses the differences between relational databases and SimpleDB, and how to deal with the No SQL, No Schema paradigm. It also dwells into profiling requests based on the execution times and box usage statistics, and adding cache layers using memcached.

Published by Deepak Anupalli

Deepak Anupalli, is a key member of Server Engineering group at Pramati Technologies, he has deep insight into Java, J2EE & web technologies.