We all like to party, but not all parties are created equal. Maybe it's not politically correct to say so, but it’s true. To get into some parties, you pay five bucks. To get into others, you bring a homemade dish. But if you wanna party political style, you should bring your cash. That’s the message I’m getting from one of our newest APIs: Party Time from the Sunlight Foundation.
The issue that a lot of organizations have with anything to do with NoSQL comes down to the Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, Durability (ACID) test. Most SQL database administrators (DBAs) worship at the altar of database reliability based on these attributes. When presented with a new database management platform to manage they will resist anything that in their minds is going to make the ACID grade.