Re: Object Oriented Databases

In one of those odd twists, the developers decided to
back away from OODB without any encouragement.  

Thanks for all of the input.  It was helpful.


--- Nigel Thomas <nigel_cl_thomas@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Pedro
> 
> "InterSystems Caché® is the high-performance object
> database that runs SQL five times faster than
> relational databases." (their claim, not mine - see
> http://www.intersystems.com/cache/) Other parts of
> their site quote 5, 10, 15 and even 20 times faster
> than "tradtional" database systems.
> 
> So you don't have to stick to MUMPS, you can use
> SQL. But yes, you still need skills in Caché and its
> tools...
> 
> Regards Nigel
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Pedro Espinoza <raindoctor@xxxxxxxxx>
> 
> 
> Epic systems applications, mostly used in healthcare
> industry, use
> cache database. For instance, kaiser permanente uses
> cache for medical
> record management. There is no SQL equivalent in
> that database; but it
> got MUMPS language. You need different set of skills
> there.
> --
> http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-l
> 
> 
> 


Pete Barnett


      
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