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The MongoDB Summer ‘17 Intern Series: Replication Team

Andrea Dooley
July 21, 2017
Category: Company

As we continue the #MongoDBSummer17 Intern Series, we wanted to highlight one of our interns who took an atypical path to Computer Science. She helps to validate that success stems from determination, and not necessarily years of experience.

Samy Lanka is a Seattle native and University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) graduate. She is currently in her last semester at Carnegie Mellon University, earning h...

Part 2: Introducing Mongoose to Your Node.js and Restify API

Nick Parsons
July 21, 2017
Category: Technical

This post is a sequel to Getting Started with MongoDB, Node.js and Restify. We’ll now guide you through the steps needed to modify your API by introducing Mongoose. If you have not yet created the base application, please head back and read t...

How Alight Solutions (Aon Hewitt) Improved Customer Experience by over 250x with Mainframe Offload and Single View

Mat Keep
July 20, 2017
Category: Company

Fortune 500 companies are increasingly seeking ways to innovate in customer experience, while reducing reliance on legacy technologies. Alight Solutions, formerly part of Aon PLC, was attempting to integrate customer data stored in multiple source systems hosted on its zOS mainframe and in cloud services, while at the same time improving developer productivity, and reducing costs.

Alight’s solutio...

MongoDB Recognized on 2017 Forbes Cloud 100 List

Andrea Dooley
July 19, 2017
Category: Cloud, Company

The Forbes Cloud 100 list is only in its second year, but it’s already established itself as one of the most prestigious media markers for success in the cloud computing world.

It’s fitting that just one year after MongoDB Atlas was introduced to the market, technically qualifying MongoDB for consideration, the company debuted on the 2017 Forbes Cloud 100 list at No. 40.

The Forbes Cloud 100 rec...

How to Deploy Sitecore on Azure and MongoDB Atlas

Raphael Londner
July 18, 2017

This blog post is a tutorial written for Sitecore administrators who would like to deploy Sitecore on Microsoft Azure with MongoDB Atlas as the Database as a Service (DBaaS provider) for Sitecore’s MongoDB databases.

The Sitecore Azure Toolkit scripts allow you to easily deploy Sitecore as an App Service on Microsoft Azure, but the setup and configuration of the required analytics and tracking Mo...

Designing the Perfect Prototyping, Workflow and Collaboration Platform in the Cloud

Marissa Chieco
July 18, 2017

InVision was recognized at MongoDB World 2017 as the winner of the MongoDB Innovation Award: Atlas category. We had the opportunity to sit down with Dana Lawson, InVision’s VP of Platform Engineering to learn more about their innovation.

Tell us about InVision

InVision is the world’s leading design collaboration platform. Helping companies like IBM, Airbnb, Visa, Netflix and Evernote unlock the po...

The MongoDB Summer ‘17 Intern Series: Team Stitch

Andrea Dooley
July 12, 2017
Category: Company, Cloud

Lucas Morales and Matthew Chiaravalloti are two of this years #MongoDBSummer17 interns, working on our newly released Backend as a Service (BaaS), MongoDB Stitch. They joined the team prior to the announcement which was made at MongoDB World in Chicago, and were able to work on Stitch before its beta release.

They are both working towa...

Comparing Cloud MongoDB Services: MongoDB Atlas vs mLab

Jay Gordon
July 11, 2017
Category: Cloud, Company

Choosing a database service provider for running your MongoDB deployments is not a decision to be taken lightly. You need a partner that you can trust to keep your databases available, secure, and running according to best practices. For aspects of your cluster that you do want to control, the service provider should offer powerful and intuitive toolsets that make it simple for you to trigger upda...