Guest blog post Bill Vorhies
Summary: What if I told you there’s a database in wide use today that does everything RDBMS and Hadoop can do but is 50 years old? Never heard of MUMPS? Check out these startling facts.
- MUMPS was born in 1966 to solve the problem of massive data flowing into multi-user systems in the healthcare industry.
- It predates RDBMS but has all the features of NoSQL including (in its modern form) massive parallel processing, horizontal scaling, and runs on commodity…