Considering using a NoSQL database? The terminology surrounding NoSQL and BigData are confusing to IT professionals trying to select the right storage for the right problem. This presentation explores the technical reasons you might select one of these NoSQL databases, the types of databases available, their correct use and 'quintessential' use cases for them. Also discussed will be the counter indications for NoSQL technologies. This is a survey talk for management and developers who are new to NoSQL/BigData/Non-RDBMS.