China-based Sogou is one of China’s top search engines, and one of the world’s top-100 most heavily trafficked websites. MongoDB helps to make Sogou fast by handling its log and report data.
Macro Huang, a Sogou engineer with years of experience deploying MongoDB at Sogou and his former employer, filled us in on the details.
Sogou uses MongoDB primarily for storing log and report data. The first MongoDB application stores advertising customers’ report data, including page views, cost, clicks, click-through rates, etc. Sogou runs 3 separate clusters to store 3 different types... Read More >