Rob Conery recently wrote about using MongoDB with Linq. I was really intrigued by the fact that you can use elegant, readable, type-safe Linq-queries to access MongoDB document database. To be honest, I had no clue what an object database really is, but when it speaks Linq it must be cool, I thought. So I [...]

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We’ve been working a lot on db4o related and db4o based projects lately, and close to completion of the first and most simple product, we really hit a few roadblocks. UPDATE: Just after releasing this article, I found the bug in our code. It’s not db4o’s fault after all… Motivation One thing up front: We [...]

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db4o Performance Pitfalls

by Christoph Menge in db4o, Software

This is just a quick note, but I just gotta share this right now. It’s actually in the manual so this is not exactly a secret, but I managed to overlook it so perhaps I’m not the only one… In our specific scenario, db4o was about 3 times slower than MSSQL via Linq to SQL [...]

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