Course outline for NoSQL Databases

About NoSQL Databases

Pre-requisites for learning NoSQL Databases

  • Participants must have a basic knowledge of relational databases

Lab Setup

  • Hardware Configuration - Participants must have access to a system with the following hardware configuration:
    • 2GB of free RAM, 20GB of free disk space and full network connectivity
  • Software Configuration
    • Ubuntu 20.04/22.04 Desktop Edition (sudo/root access required)


  • 2-5 days

Training Mode

Online training for NoSQL Databases

We provide:

  • Instructor led live training
  • Self-paced learning with access to expert coaches
  • 24x7 access to cloud labs with end to end working examples

All jnaapti sessions are 100% hands-on. All our instructors are engineers by heart. Activities are derived from real-life problems faced by our expert faculty. Self-paced hands-on sessions are delivered via Virtual Coach.

Classroom training for NoSQL Databases

Classroom sessions are conducted in client locations in:

  • Bengaluru
  • Chennai
  • Hyderabad
  • Mumbai
  • Delhi/Gurgaon/NCR

Note: Classroom training is for corporate clients only

Detailed Course Outline for NoSQL Databases

Introduction to NoSQL

  • Need for NoSQL databases
  • Examples of NoSQL databases

Getting started with NoSQL

  • Why NoSQL over Relational Databases?
  • Querying in NoSQL
  • CAP theorem

Advantages and Disadvantages of NoSQL databases

  • Database replication
  • Support for dynamic schemas
  • Auto-sharding
  • Performance scale
  • Issues with ACID
  • When to use a NoSQL database and when not to?

Types of NoSQL databases

  • Document based stores
  • Key-value stores
  • Columnar databases
  • Graph databases

NoSQL Databases – Case Studies

  • Understanding MongoDB’s architecture
  • Understanding Cassandra’s architecture
  • Eliminating bottlenecks and Single Point of Failures (SPOFs)
  • Comparison of CAP among various popular NoSQL stores