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The Modern Application Stack - Part 6: Browsers Aren't the Only UI – Mobile Apps, Amazon Alexa, Cloud Services

Andrew Morgan
March 16, 2017
Category: Technical

This is the sixth and final blog post in a series examining technologies such as MongoDB and REST APIs that are driving the development of modern web and mobile applications.

Modern Application Stack – Part 1: Introducing The MEAN Stack introduced the technologies making up the MEAN (MongoDB, Express, Angular, Node.js) and MERN (MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) stacks: why you might want to use t...

MongoDB Expands to New Dublin Offices as European Region Continues Explosive Growth

March 15, 2017
Category: Company

Last night our CEO, Dev Ittycheria, officially opened MongoDB’s new European headquarters in Dublin. With space for nearly 150 people in the new Ballsbridge premises, it’s another sign that the European business is continuing its strong growth. With an expanding customer base, developing our Dublin team became imperative, and because our existing team had already outgrown our first HQ, we knew it...

Get Recognized for Your Incredible Work with a MongoDB Innovation Award

Danielle James
March 13, 2017
Category: Events

Building something interesting with MongoDB? Is your application leveraging MongoDB to addresses an important business need? Did you create something that wasn’t before possible?

We want to hear from you. Apply for the MongoDB Innovation Award, an annual award that recognizes organizations and individuals who create groundbreaking applications.

Submit a Nomination

Innovation Award winners recei...

MongoDB Certified Professional Spotlight: May Mascenik

Eloise Giegerich
March 10, 2017
Category: Company

We’re happy to introduce a new blog series interviewing MongoDB Certified Professionals. To kick off this series, we talked with May Mascenik, an IT Engineer and Project Manager based in Los Angeles at ITP. Headquartered in Japan and focused on information design, ITP utilizes new devices, creates content designed to match user activities, and researches IoT and other new fields and technologies.


Your MongoDB Atlas Toolkit - Logging into MongoDB Atlas with Compass

Jay Gordon
March 09, 2017
Category: Cloud, Technical

MongoDB Atlas provides you with an easy and secure way of hosting your MongoDB databases in the cloud. Once you've deployed your MongoDB database to Atlas, you may want to visualize your schema, and manipulate your data, all from the power and convenience of the MongoDB Compass GUI .

In this tutorial I will walk you through connecting MongoDB Atlas, our Database-as-a-Service, to Compass, th...

Serverless development with Node.js, AWS Lambda and MongoDB Atlas

Raphael Londner
March 08, 2017
Category: Technical, Cloud

The developer landscape has dramatically changed in recent years. It used to be fairly common for us developers to run all of our tools (databases, web servers, development IDEs…) on our own machines, but cloud services such as GitHub, MongoDB Atlas and AWS Lambda are drastically changing the game. They make it increasingly easier for developers to write and run code anywhere and on any device w...

Announcing Free Tier and Live Migration Tool for MongoDB Atlas

Eliot Horowitz
March 07, 2017
Category: Company, Cloud

Last June we introduced MongoDB Atlas, the database as a service for MongoDB. Atlas is designed in accordance with all of the best practices for managing MongoDB, so using it is like getting a professional MongoDB Ops team on your side. It is the easiest and most cost effective way to run MongoDB in the cloud, and it is already helping thousands of teams -- from innovative startups like Bond to es...

Leaf in the Wild: World’s Most Installed Learning Record Store Migrates to MongoDB Atlas to Scale Data 5x, while Reducing Costs

Leo Zheng
March 07, 2017

Learning Locker moves away from ObjectRocket to scale its learning data warehouse, used by the likes of Xerox, Raytheon and U.K. Universities.

From Amazon’s recommendations to the Facebook News Feed, personalization has become ingrained in consumer experience, so it should come as no surprise that resourceful educators are now trying improve learning outcomes with that same concept. After all, no ...