DBMS Directions

There is a whole class of new database development that refines the classic Relational database models. Think NoSQL and NewSQL. Here is a paper by Daniel Abadi who is responsible for some of the better NoSQL implementations and has influenced the NewSQL directions. This is a greater starter reference on what is currently  happening in database development -If all these new DBMS technologies are so scalable, why are Oracle and DB2 still on top of  the TPC-C Benchmarks?