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RDBMS Vs Key-value Four Top Differences

This post tells you differences between rdbms and distributed key-value storage. Rdbms is quite  different from key-value storage. RDBMS (Relational Database) You have already used a  r elational  d atabase  m anagement  s ystem — a storage product that's commonly referred to as  RDBMS .  It is basically a structured data. RDBMS systems are fantastically useful to handle moderate data. The BIG challenge is in scaling beyond a single server.  You can't maintain redundant data in rdbms. All the data available on single server. The entire database runs on single server. So when server is down then database may not be available to normal business operations. Outages and server downs are common in this rdbms model of database. Key-Value Database Key-value storage systems often make use of redundancy within hardware resources to prevent outages. This concept is important when you're running thousands of servers because they're bound to suffer hardware bre