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Category: Technical

JSON Schema Validation and Expressive Query Syntax in MongoDB 3.6

Raphael Londner
December 13, 2017
Category: Technical

One of MongoDB’s key strengths has always been developer empowerment: by relying on a flexible schema architecture, MongoDB makes it easier and faster for applications to move through the development stages from proof-of-concept to production and iterate over update cycles as requirements evolve.


Active-Active Application Architectures with MongoDB

Jay Runkel
December 08, 2017
Category: Technical


Determining the best database for a modern application to be deployed across multiple data centers requires careful evaluation to accommodate a variety of complex application requirements. The database will be responsible for processing reads and writes in multiple geographies, replicating changes among them, and providing the highest possible availability, consistency, and durabilit...

MongoDB.local is Coming to Seattle!

Nancy Monaghan
December 07, 2017
Category: Events

We’re excited to announce MongoDB.local Seattle! Join us on February 15 for a one-day educational conference to learn best practices for building and deploying your giant ideas.

With 20+ technical sessions, jumpstarts, and tutorials, you’ll be able to customize your agenda based on interest and experience level. Our engineers will cover topics including application architecture, schema design, mic...

What’s New in MongoDB 3.6. Part 1 – Speed to Develop

Mat Keep
December 07, 2017
Category: Company

MongoDB 3.6 is now Generally Available (GA), and ready for production deployment. In this short blog series, I’ll be taking you on a whirlwind tour of what’s new in this latest release:

  • Today, we’ll take a look at the new capabilities designed specifically to help developers build apps faster. We’ll take a look at change streams, retryable writes, developer tools, and fully expressive array manip...

Accenture Insights Platform now offering MongoDB

Alan Chhabra
December 06, 2017
Category: Company

For years, Accenture and MongoDB have been committed to enabling organizations to leverage the power of data to gain a competitive edge. Today, we are excited to announce the availability of MongoDB Enterprise Server as part of the Accenture Insights Platform (AIP).

AIP is an analytics-as-a-service solution designed to simplify analytics and support a data-native culture. It delivers actionable ...

Announcing the General Availability of MongoDB 3.6

Brooks Crichlow
December 05, 2017
Category: Company

We announced MongoDB 3.6 in November. Following great community feedback on the 3.6 release candidates, we’re happy to say that 3.6 is now generally available and ready for production deployments. You can download the community version and MongoDB Enterprise Server today.

MongoDB 3.6 is also available on MongoDB Atlas, so you can try out 3.6 or upgrade your existing Atlas clusters to 3.6.


Production Ready IoT with MongoDB Stitch and Electric Imp: Part 1

Drew DiPalma
November 28, 2017
It's that time of year again! This post is part of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. See all posts here.


We’ve been tinkering with hardware a lot at MongoDB lately, and with this has come a lot of trial and error and first hand learnings about how hard building real IoT is.

While sending a message or getting a light to blink is easy, the jump between that and buildi...

MongoDB is Coming to New England

Danielle James
November 27, 2017
Category: Events

Calling all New England based techies! On Thursday, December 7, MongoDB is coming to your area for a complimentary evening event. Pizza will be served, along with a fine selection of New England craft beers, and you’re invited.

Join our technical team at MongoDB Evenings New England as they discuss how MongoDB 3.6 enables you to build and scale your apps faster.

You’ll also learn how to deploy, o...