The Resource Portal for New Data Management Technologies.
"The ODBMS.ORG portal is a mission-critical resource for any serious 21st century
software professional. It is indispensable, and a key element in promoting state-of-the-art
, Founding CEO Borland
The ODBMS.ORG Portal
Launched in 2005, ODBMS.ORG was created to serve faculty and students at educational and research
institutions as well as software developers in the open source community or at
It is designed to meet the fast-growing need for resources
focusing on Big Data, Analytical data platforms, Scalable Cloud platforms, Object databases, Object-relational bindings, NoSQL databases, Service platforms, and new
approaches to concurrency control
This portal features an easy introduction
to ODBMSs as well as free software, lecture notes, tutorials, papers and other
resources for free download. It is complemented by
listings of relevant books and vendors
to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of available resources.
The Expert Section contains exclusive contributions from
130+ internationally recognized experts such as Suad Alagic, Scott Ambler, Michael Blaha, Jose Blakeley, Rick Cattell,
William Cook, Ted Neward, and Carl Rosenberger.
The ODBMS Industry Watch Blog
is part of this portal and contains up to date Information, Trends, and Interviews with
industry leaders on Big Data, New Data Stores (NoSQL, NewSQL Databases), New Developments and New Applications for
Objects and Databases, New Analytical Data Platforms, Innovation.
The portal's editor, Roberto V. Zicari, is Professor
of Database and Information Systems at
Frankfurt University and representative of the Object
Management Group (OMG) in Europe. His interest in object databases dates
back to his work at the IBM Research Center in Almaden, CA, in the mid '80s, when
he helped craft the definition of an extension of the relational data model to accommodate
complex data structures. In 1989, he joined the design team of the Gip Altair project
in Paris, later to become O2, one of the world's first object database products.
All materials and downloads are free and anonymous.
Non-profit ODBMS.ORG is made
possible by contributions from ODBMS.ORG's Panel
of Experts,and the support of the sponsors displayed in the right margin of these pages.