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Building a voice-activated movie search app powered by Amazon Lex, Lambda, and MongoDB Atlas - Part 2

Raphael Londner
November 13, 2017
It's that time of year again! This post is part of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. In the weeks leading up to AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas this November, we'll be posting about a number of topics related to running MongoDB in the public cloud. See all posts here.

Introduction

This is Part 2 of our Road to re:Invent 2017 blog post series. If you haven’t read it yet, take a look...

The User Guide to AWS re:Invent

Jay Gordon
November 13, 2017
This post is part of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. In the weeks leading up to AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas this November, we'll be posting about a number of topics related to running MongoDB in the public cloud. See all posts here.

As 2017 comes to a close, I’m excited to attend one of my favorite events of the year, AWS re:Invent. As the world's largest cloud computing con...

Building a voice-activated movie search app powered by Amazon Lex, Lambda, and MongoDB Atlas - Part 1

Raphael Londner
November 12, 2017
It's that time of year again! This post is part of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. In the weeks leading up to AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas this November, we'll be posting about a number of topics related to running MongoDB in the public cloud. See all posts here.

Introduction

As we prepare to head out to Las Vegas for AWS re:Invent 2017, I thought it’d be a good opportunity to...

Building a NodeJS App with MongoDB Atlas and AWS Elastic Container Service - Part 2

Jay Gordon
November 09, 2017
It's that time of year again! This post is part of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. In the weeks leading up to AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas this November, we'll be posting about a number of topics related to running MongoDB in the public cloud. See all posts here.

In my last post, we started preparing an application built on Node.js and MongoDB Atlas for simple CRUD operations....

Announcing MongoDB 3.6

Eliot Horowitz
November 08, 2017
Category: Company

Today we’re announcing the release of MongoDB 3.6, the latest milestone in our efforts to give developers the most productive general-purpose data management systems for modern applications. 3.6 makes it easier than ever to work with data in the most natural, efficient, and frictionless way possible.

Allowing developers to persist rich, nested data without flattening it out is one of MongoDB’s def...

Predictions for AWS re:Invent 2017 (tl;dr: AI & IoT)

Peter Zawistowicz
November 07, 2017
This post is the second installment of our Road to AWS re:Invent 2017 blog series. In the weeks leading up to AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas this November, we'll be posting about a number of topics related to running MongoDB in the public cloud. See all posts here.

In just under two months, more than 46,000 technologists will descend on Las Vegas for this year’s AWS re:Invent. Ranging from sea...

Why Testim Left Google Firebase

Oren Rubin
November 06, 2017
This is a guest post by Oren Rubin, CEO @ Testim.

Overview

Over the last three months we have migrated our service database from Firebase to MongoDB. We have been using Firebase for the last three years, it served us well when we were just getting started, but it came to a point where it started holding us back and jeopardized our business. The transition was quite smooth and allowed us to sca...

How Open Listings is Using MongoDB Atlas to Make Buying Your Dream Home a Reality

Alex Farrill
November 02, 2017

This is a guest post by Alex Farrill, Co-Founder and CTO, OpenListings.

At Open Listings, our mission is to make buying a home simple and more affordable.

For many people, buying a home can be a frustrating, slow, and expensive experience. This was the experience my wife and I had when we bought our first home in Brooklyn, NY a few years ago and discovered how antiquated the process seemed. Unli...