GIANT Stories at MongoDB

Solving the Charts Challenge

In "Eliot’s MongoDB World Weekly Challenge - Week Two, you were set a task which involved using MongoDB Charts to answer some questions around where to send and house MongoDB engineers. Charts is a great way to visualize data, so even if you didn't do the challenge (there's one every Wednesday up to MongoDB World), you can still be a winner because we're going to show you how to get the solution.

MongoDB World Hackathon 2019 - Winners

We have been blown away by the creativity of all the projects submitted for the MongoDB World Hackathon. In total 75 teams submitted projects on a wide range of topics: healthcare, games, machine learning, IoT, and more. You all did a fantastic job!

But we do have to choose the winners. There are over $42,000 worth of prizes to be won. The top 3 teams will be flown out to MongoDB World in New York City. They will present their projects on stage and the first place winner will be chosen by an audience vote - winning $10,000! Without further ado, here are the winners:

Atlas Mapped: Private Network Peering on Azure & GCP

The MongoDB Atlas platform is constantly evolving and the Atlas Mapped series keeps you up to date with what's launched in Atlas over the past few weeks. In this edition, we look at the latest in private network peering options available on Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

CSM Series: Impacting the Customer Journey — Meet Taylor Francis

At MongoDB, we help our customers transform their ideas into reality. Our global Customer Success Managers are an integral part of a customer’s MongoDB journey and success in achieving ambitious goals. They are trusted advisors and the “go-to” people for best practices and advice.

MongoDB’s “CSM Series” explores the growth of our Customer Success Managers and the unique opportunities they help our customers explore, as well as the innovative techniques they use to build and shape our program.

JSON Schema Validation - Checking Your Arrays

In a previous post, I discussed some of the methods that can be used to “lock down” the schema in your MongoDB documents. In this second part of this series, I’ll continue on with techniques beyond simple required field and value validation. We’ll explore how to further benefit from MongoDB’s document model and see how to apply another validation technique to arrays.

Are you the next MongoDB Certified Professional of the Year?

Has becoming MongoDB Certified affected your life in any way, big or small? Whether being MongoDB Certified has helped transform your career, connect with your community, or just see the world a little differently, we want to hear your story! MongoDB and the community want to learn from your success.

Since 2013, MongoDB has recognized a current MongoDB Certified Professional who demonstrates ingenuity, hard work, and expertise as the MongoDB Certified Professional of the Year. Tell your story about your certification journey and you could be going to MongoDB World.

T-6: MongoDB World's Give Back Week

With six weeks to go before MongoDB World 2019, learn how you could be giving to a good cause when you buy your pass this week, get ready for the next weekly challenge, and catch up with the latest talks that have made it into the schedule.

Solving The Aggregation Rock Star Challenge

The first of Eliot's MongoDB World Weekly Challenges was an out of this world challenge to analyse the records of meteorite impacts. Even if you didn't do the challenge (there's one every Wednesday up to MongoDB World), you can still be a winner because we're going to show you how to get the solution.

MongoDB Change Streams with Python

Change streams allow you to listen to changes that occur in your MongoDB database. On MongoDB 3.6 or above, this functionality allows you to build applications that can immediately respond to real time data changes. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to use Change Streams with Python.

SDR Series: Building a new career in sales — Meet Gracie Harris

Being a Sales Development Rep, or SDR, is often a first step to jump-starting a career in sales. At MongoDB, we have a culture that celebrates differences, fosters growth and enablement, and ensures that we provide our SDRs with the tools and the confidence that they need to grow their careers

In this first post, you meet Gracie Harris, who is a world traveler and an amazing Account Development Representative who is excited to grow her career on the SDR team.