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Thanks for attending my talk "From SQL to noSQL Workshop" at PHP NorthWest 2014 that I gave on October 3rd, 2014. Here you can find some extra information about the talk if they are available. For this talk we have:


If you have any questions about the talk, feel free to contact me. My details are on the contact page.



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Great talk!

Awesome workshop! Well prepared and performed. Greatly recommend.

Excellent introduction to using MongoDB.

It was good workshop if expected content was 'Introduction - from SQL to noSQL'. However line from abstract "Covered subjects will be: CAP theorem, schema design, dealing with error situations and architecture of multi-node set-ups." made me think that more complex subjects will be covered. Especially two last parts. I felt that they were "touched", but not covered. Sure, 3h is not enough for everything. Thus most likely my objection is not about workshop (because its good for introduction), but about abstract. Which could emphasize that it's introduction.

Good intro to the basics. Couldn't ask for more, except maybe Stroopwafle! :)

Great tutorial from Derick, helped me get up to speed quickly with using MongoDB with no prior experience. Was neither too fast to follow nor too slow to stay focused on with perfect amount of practical breaks. Was very helpful when I got stuck on one of the tasks and a generally all round nice guy!

Thanks Derick, a super introduction to MongoDB!

First experience of a NoSQL DB(well, document-based at least) and found the workshop just the right pace and very enjoyable. (and using a beer db as an example will always keep me interested :)

Great introduction to the concepts with enough pointers to take it to the next level.