NuoDB is the latest development and revolution in SQL database considering its integration with the cloud. The database is an effective choice for cloud-based services as it showcases the flexibility needed for the cloud. The transactional DBMS system is designed to simplify the deployment in the cloud. NuoDB is categorized as new gen SQL database that can ensure improved processing in the cloud environments. It should be noted that various application programs interact with the database using SQL statements.
The SQL database possesses ACID compliance for better transactional reliability similar to a relational database. NuoDB shows a completely different architecture from the relational database approaches, and it comes with a three-tier structure: administrative, storage, and transaction tiers. It divides different data elements into unique software objects known as atoms. The in-memory caches due to durable distributed cache design ensure elasticity required for the cloud platform along with storing data objects safely.
NuoDB Inc., a reputed software vendor, developed and marketed the SQL database for cloud in 2013. The DBMS has got increased popularity in the later years considering the integration of cloud. As of today, eight versions of NuoDB have been released with the latest being 2.6. The database system is used by Alfa Systems, Kodiak, UAE Exchange, and Dassault Systèmes.