Long anticipated, the arrival of radically restructured database architectures is now finally at hand.
A very interesting and in-depth article on the future of databases according to Microsoft strategists.
Now that databases have become the chosen vehicles for delivering integrated application development environments, databases are needing to catch up. Data and procedures are finally being joined, but traditional relational databases were never designed for the commingling of data and algorithms. Databases are transforming and the inside the database/outside the database dichotomy has become a thing of the past. read article.