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JOINs via denormalization for NoSQL coders, Part 1: Intro

Non-relational databases like App Engine or MongoDB natively don't support operations like JOINs because they don't scale. However in some situations there just exists the need to use such operations. This is the first part of a series presenting one way to handle JOINs (at first in the ...

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Get SQL features on NoSQL with django-dbindexer

With the just released django-dbindexer you can use all Django lookup types ("iexact", "month", "day", etc.) on non-relational DBs like App Engine and MongoDB, even if they're not natively supported by that DB! Also, django-dbindexer can help you with optimizing your code. For instance, case-insensitive filters on MongoDB can ...

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