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Author Chaganti, Prabhakar

Title Amazon SimpleDB developer guide : scale your application's database on the cloud using Amazon SimpleDB / Prabhakar Chaganti, Rich Helms
Published Birmingham, U.K. : Packt Enterprise, 2010


Description 1 online resource (vi, 232 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Cover; Copyright; Credits; About the Authors; About the Reviewers; Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Getting to Know SimpleDB; Experimenting with SimpleDB; How does SimpleDB work?; Domain; Item; Attributes; Values; How do I interact with SimpleDB?; How is SimpleDB priced?; Free tier; Why should I use SimpleDB?; Make your applications simpler to architect; Build flexibility into your applications; Create high-performance web applications; Take advantage of lower costs; Scale your applications on demand; Architect for the cloud; Summary; Chapter 2: Getting Started with SimpleDB
Creating an AWS accountEnabling SimpleDB service for AWS account; Query API and authentication; SimpleDB libraries; SDBtool -- Firefox plugin; Sample outline -- performing basic operations; Basic operations with Java; Exploring SimpleDB with Java; Creating a domain with Java; Listing domains with Java; Manipulating items with Java; Deleting a domain with Java; Basic operations with PHP; Exploring SimpleDB with PHP; Creating a domain with PHP; Listing domains with PHP; Manipulating items with PHP; Deleting a domain with PHP; Basic operations with Python; Introducing boto
Exploring SimpleDB with PythonCreating a domain with Python; Retrieving a domain with Python; Creating items with Python; Summary; Chapter 3: SimpleDB versus RDBMS; No normalization; No joins; No schemas; Simpler SQL; Only strings; Eventual consistency; Flash: February 24, 2010-consistent read added; Scalability; Low maintenance; Advantages of the SimpleDB model; Disadvantages of the SimpleDB model; Summary; Chapter 4: The SimpleDB Data Model; Domains; Domains with Java; Domains with PHP; Domains with Python; Exploring the metadata for a domain and costs; Retrieving domain metadata
Retrieving domain metadata with JavaRetrieving domain metadata with PHP; Retrieving domain metadata with Python; Components of a domain's metadata; SimpleDB domain constraints; Items; Adding attributes to an item with Java; Adding attributes to an item with PHP; Adding attributes to an item with Python; Constraints on SimpleDB items; Attributes; Attributes with Java; Attributes with PHP; Attributes with Python; Constraints on SimpleDB item attributes; Values; Storing multiple values in a single attribute with Java; Storing multiple values in a single attribute with PHP
Storing multiple values in a single attribute with PythonConstraints on values of a SimpleDB item; Consistent Read and Conditional Put / Delete announcement; ConsistentRead = true for getAttributes and Select; Conditional Put / Delete; Summary; Chapter 5: Data Types; What is lexicographical comparison?; Storing numeric values; Storing numeric values with Java; Storing numeric values with PHP; Storing numeric values with Python; Storing date values; Storing date values with Java; Storing date values with PHP; Storing date values with Python; Storing Boolean values
Summary Scale your application's database on the cloud using Amazon SimpleDB with this book and eBook
Notes English
Print version record
SUBJECT Amazon SimpleDB (Electronic resource)
Amazon SimpleDB (Electronic resource) fast
Subject Web services.
Cloud computing.
Database management.
COMPUTERS -- Database Management -- General.
COMPUTERS -- Desktop Applications -- Databases.
COMPUTERS -- System Administration -- Storage & Retrieval.
Cloud computing
Database management
Web services
Form Electronic book
Author Helms, Rich
ISBN 9781847197351