Deployment Preparedness: A MongoDB Survival Kit

December 9 2011

Last bugs are finished, testing is complete, business is ready. What do you do next? In this talk we will cover the topics to ensure that you are prepared for a successful launch of your MongoDB based product, including: Machine Sizing - How much CPU, Memory, Disk should I use for my MongoDB? Backup / Restore procedures - What are my options and what do I need to do? Load Testing and Capacity Planning - How much resource is my MongoDB going to use? When do I need to add replicas and shards? Monitoring - What should I be watching and how do I know if things are running correctly?