Question 1 (45 points maximum): Write a research paper comparing NoSQL versus RDBMS. Provide only the Content/Discussion section and the References section. Do NOT provide a title page, an abstract, conclusion or any other section other than the Content/Discussion and References section.
(9 points maximum) APA formatting of the paper including citations and references is worth 9 points. One point off for each error.
(8 points maximum) Each scholarly article from peer-reviewed sources is worth two points for a maximum of 8 points.
(10 points maximum) Content relevant to the research topic is worth 10 points. Distinguished (10), Advanced (8), Proficient (6), Basic (4), or Unacceptable (2).
(9 points maximum) Page length between two and three pages for the Content/Discussion section is worth 9 points, net (9) or unmet (0). The References section is not included in the word count.
(9 points maximum) Proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar are worth 9 points. One point off for each error.