MongoDB Congratulates the Nominees for the 7th Annual Crunchie Awards

Jan 21, 2014

For the 7th Annual Crunchie Awards, TechCrunch, Gigaom, and Venturebeat are coming together to celebrate the best of technology. MongoDB would like to extend special congratulations to several of this year’s nominees who use MongoDB.

Lyft is nominated for Best Collaborative Consumption Service. They use MongoDB to store and index geolocation data for their car-sharing service.

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MongoDB Named InfoWorld 2014 Technology of the Year: It's A Matter Of Innovation

Matt Asay
Jan 21, 2014

When it rains, it pours. Right on the heels of being named DB-Engines' 2013 Database of the Year and Linux Journal's Best NoSQL Database, InfoWorld has given MongoDB its 2014 Technology of the Year award, alongside Amazon Web Services and GitHub, among others. More than just point solutions to finite business problems, InfoWorld's list includes technologies that "point the way...

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What We're Reading This Week

Jan 16, 2014

Here's what we're reading this week from the MongoDB community.

Business Insider: 21 Enterprise Startups to Bet On in 2014

MongodB News: RMS Revolutionizes Risk Management for Insurance Industry with Secure Platform Built on MongoDB

Silicon Angle: MongoDB Gets Endorsement from Risk Management Insurance Company RMS

InfoWorld: MongoDB Named to InfoWorld’s Technology of the Year Awards...

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Meet Trisha Gee: Java Engineer

Jan 14, 2014

We're excited to introduce you to Trisha Gee, a Java Engineer and Evangelist based in Spain.

What is your role at MongoDB?

I’m a Java Engineer. I work on the Java driver for the Developer Experience team.

Where were you before MongoDB? Why did you choose to come to MongoDB?

I’ve been a Java engineer for twelve years since I graduated in 2001. Before joining MongoDB just over a year ago, I...

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What We're Reading This Week

Jan 10, 2014

We’ve got a lot of great pieces to share with you this week. Here’s your weekly roundup of news from the MongoDB community.

SD Times: Hadoop and NoSQL -- Friends, not Frenemies

MongoDB Blog: Hudl -- Getting Athletes to the Top with MongoDB

MongoDB Blog: MongoDB Named 2013 Database of the Year: Why it Matters

MongoDB Blog: Meet Stacy Ferranti, Campus Recruiting and University Relations...

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Hudl: Getting Athletes to the Top with MongoDB

Francesca Krihely
Jan 8, 2014

Football is a resource-intensive sport. The strategy and people power that help bring a team into top shape are enormous. Playbooks look like phone books and the hours of game and practice footage are difficult to distribute to teams and coaching staff. Many teams, however, have gotten an edge by using Hudl, a platform that offers secure access to video analysis tools from any computer or...

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MongoDB Named 2013 Database Of The Year: Why This Matters

Matt Asay
Jan 6, 2014

In early December MongoDB was named the most popular database among Linux users. While a great commendation of the work MongoDB's development community has done, such accolades don't fully convey the breadth and depth of MongoDB's popularity. To get a more complete picture of just how successful MongoDB has been, it's important to factor in a number of different measures...


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The Ten Most Popular Posts of 2013

Dec 31, 2013

Before looking ahead to 2014, let's revisit the top MongoDB stories from the past year. It's been a full year, from changing the company's name to MongoDB to align our vision with the community to launching our MongoDB Backup Service. Here are the top posts from the MongoDB blog in 2013.

  1. Provisioned IOPS On AWS Marketplace Significantly Boosts MongoDB Performance, Ease Of Use

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MongoDB Management Service Status Page

Meghan Gill
Dec 24, 2013

To keep MongoDB Management Service users informed on service availability, we’ll publish the most up-to-date information on If you are experiencing an issue that isn’t listed on, please inform us by opening a JIRA ticket.

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What We're Reading

Dec 20, 2013

Here's this week's roundup of news from the MongoDB community.

Gazzang Advice from a Big Data Pro

I Learn As I Go Along MongoDB Aggregating Fractals

MongoHQ MongoDB Data Management

MongoHQ Q&A with Gild

The MongoDB Blog Visualizing Performance Metrics of a Sharded Cluster with One MMS Chart

The MongoDB Blog The 2013 FinTech Hackathon

The MongoDB Blog Meet Dan Pasette: VP of...

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