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Speaker Lineup for MongoDB San Francisco

MongoDB San Francisco , 10gen’s most popular event of the year, is coming up on May 10. San Francisco has become a stronghold of tech innovation, and our lineup of exceptional speakers is testament to the exceptional MongoDB-powered ecosystem in the Bay Area. Here are just a few of the awesome talks on the agenda for MongoDB San Francisco: Using MongoDB for Groupon's Place Data, by Peter Bakkum, Member of Technical Staff, Groupon The Merchant data team at Groupon uses MongoDB to create “the most comprehensive database of places and merchants in the world.” This is a mission-critical part of the Groupon platform providing real-time data for the business. In this session, get an inside view of Groupon’s MongoDB cluster: Peter will introduce attendees to the data model, data processing pipeline and the dynamics of parallel querying in their Storm cluster. Managing a Maturing MongoDB Ecosystem, by Charity Majors, Systems Engineer, Parse Parse, which was recently acquired by Facebook , provides scalable, cross-platform services and tools for developers. Parse engineer, Charity Majors, has a tremendous amount of experience managing Parse’s MongoDB clusters from their infancy into their golden years and will show best practices for keeping MongoDB clusters healthy. Charity’s scaling and performance tuning tips will help you become a MongoDB ops specialist. How ServiceSource Revolutionized Its Business and Moved to the Cloud with MongoDB, by Greg Olsen, CTO, ServiceSource In late 2012, ServiceSource released Renew OnDemand, designed to increase recurring revenue for the world's largest technology companies. Built on MongoDB, Renew is representative of a new generation of cloud-native enterprise applications that exploit innovative datastore and compute approaches to achieve fundamental improvements in capability and scale. Greg Olsen, CTO of ServiceSource, will discuss how his team has implemented MongoDB in a sharded environment, describe some of the unique characteristics of the platform and provide insight into how other service providers can be equally adaptive using MongoDB. Storing eBay's Media Metadata on MongoDB , by Yuri Finkelstein, Architect, eBay eBay is the largest secondary marketplace on the web. The eBay development team has been using MongoDB for project Zoom, where they store all of the website’s metadata, which includes references to every item’s photos on eBay. This cluster is eBay's first of many MongoDB installations on the platform, and was chosen for its flexible data model and improved performance. Yuri Finkelstein, an Enterprise Architect on the team, will provide a technical overview of this mission-critical project and its underlying architecture and discuss why the team chose MongoDB for project Zoom. MongoDB and Meteor: an Architecture for Real-time Web Apps, Matt DeBergalis, Architect, Meteor Meteor is a new JavaScript application platform -- specifically designed to work with MongoDB -- for building modern real-time web applications. These applications, like live analytics dashboards or those that show live data feeds, all have a way to send real-time updates to connected users when documents in their database change. Meteor and MongoDB offer an elegant architecture for managing the flow of data in a realtime app using the familiar MongoDB APIs. This talk will dig into the architecture of a realtime app built on MongoDB. Matt will cover tips and tricks for using MongoDB in a realtime app and demonstrate some of the design patterns they’ve developed. A Year of Monitoring Production Deployments with MongoDB , Simon Maynard, Co-Founder, Bugsnag Bugsnag is a fast growing error monitoring service for web and mobile applications that is processing millions of errors every day, and was designed from the ground up to utilize MongoDB and its strengths. In this talk, CTO Simon Maynard will discuss hints and tips from two years of running production MongoDB deployments. The talk will cover all aspects of developing for and maintaining a MongoDB deployment, including using the profiler to tune performance, as well as schema and index design considerations and what to monitor and how to monitor it. Want to see these talks and more? Join the community at MongoDB San Francisco : use the discount code mongodb_blog for 25% off on tickets.

April 30, 2013

Visit MongoDB, the leading NoSQL database on which organizations of all sizes rely

10gen will be joined at Devoxx 2012 by partners comSysto and Trifork showing the latest innovations in MongoDB. Located at stand #11 in the conference, stop by for the chance to: Meet with a MongoDB expert to gain advice on your future installations. Enter our prize draw* to win a free seat to our MongoDB Training, or a free ticket to the NoSQL Roadshow in Amsterdam, or best of all: a Nexus 7! Take part to the various talks on mongoDB, Agile, the benefits of open source, and Women in IT * The winners will be drawn from all entries received after the event. The winners wil be notified via email and the names will be also announced on the 10gen, ComSysto and Trifork e-newsletters. 10 Months of mongoDB at Nokia Entertainment Bristol Presented by Tom Coupland, Senior Software Engineer, Nokia Tuesday 13th of November at 17:25 (Room 9) This presentation will give you a look at how a small group of self-motivated developers went about introducing, first themselves, and then their organisation to MongoDB. During this talk you will learn: What made them do it How did they gained acceptance for a new storage system amongst their peers, administrators and development managers What was it like to actually write code around MongoDB Agile ++ : When Agile goes well Presented by Trisha Gee, Java evangelist at 10gen and Israel Boza Rodriguez, Java developer at LMAX Wednesday 14th of November at 17:50 (Room 9) We'll talk you through some agile processes and tools; we'll cover how an organisation can evolve their process over time; we'll give examples of what does and does not work for one company; and we'll show how agile can spread well beyond the technology team and into the whole business.This session is for anyone interested in agile methodologies. It shows: What a dedicated investment in agile can give your organisation How you can evolve your current agile processes What challenges still face those who are ...doing agile“ effectively. Why Open Source Your Secrets Presented by Trisha Gee, Java evangelist at 10gen Wednesday 14th of November at 13:35 (Room 7) This session gives three good business reasons for exposing your secrets to the outside world by open sourcing parts of your code base, and makes the case for giving back to the community as well as just utilising it. The Problem With Women: A Technical Approach Presented by Trisha Gee, Java evangelist at 10gen Thursday 15th of November at 17:50 (Room 3) We all know “there are not enough women in technology”. And we all know that this is a Bad Thing. For years we’ve been seeing attempts to address the balance, and yet nothing seems to make any difference. It’s time to explore the hypothesis that the approaches we’ve been taking are not only not working, but even potentially damaging. Bring along a sense of humour and an open mind. _________________________________________________________________________________ Learn more about our partners: comSysto GmbH is a Munich-based software company specialized in lean business and technology development. While supporting all three steps of a well known Build-Measure-Learn lean feedback loop, comSysto focuses on open source frameworks and software as major enablers of short, agile Build-Measure-Learn iterations and fast gains in validated learning. Powerful MongoDB technology provides the needed flexibility and agility for turning ideas into products as well as performance for handling Big Data while turning data into knowledge. We also enjoy developing with Spring framework and its subprojects, Apache Wicket, Gradle, Git, Oracle DB and Oracle BI. comSysto is dedicated to eliminating waste in both business and technology since 2005. Trifork Amsterdam is a leading full service supplier of high-quality custom-built applications for organizations primarily in the following sectors: Education & Research, Government & Non-Profit and Profit. Within these sectors Trifork drives software innovation and specializes in the following areas of discipline: Big Data & Search Mobile Custom Solutions Knowledge (Conferences) CMS (Content Management Systems) Internationally oriented Trifork Amsterdam is part of the Trifork Group which employs over 180 people in 7 offices in Aarhus, London, Copenhagen, ZÃÂ_rich, Krakow, Stockholm and San Francisco. 90% of the employees are software or conference developers. GOTO, QCON & YOW! are just 3 of the largest conferences organized by Trifork every year and more than 6 million people globally use Trifork developed systems on a weekly basis. Tagged with: mongodb, nosql, 10gen, devoxx, trifork, comSysto, Agile, Trisha Gee, NoSQL Roadshow, Tom Coupland, Nokia, Israel Boza Rodriguez, Java

November 2, 2012