Werner Vogels: Traditional databases like Oracle now history: Amazon CTO

According to Amazon’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Werner Vogels as the Cloud continues to drive down the cost of storage and compute, a new generation of applications has emerged, creating a new set of requirements for databases, since there are different services for clients and businesses, also AWS connect cloud providers can help enteprises work more effectively.

“Unlike traditional databases which claim to solve every possible scenario, we believe in giving more choices to the customers who are constantly looking for databases like Couchbase that can solve a particular problem set for them,” Vogels told IANS in an interview.