Nov 22, 2013
Here is another roundup of news and stories from the MongoDB community.
MongoDB Press: Trend Micro Aims for 24/7 Uptime with MongoDB
MongoDB Blog: Meet Barrie Segal, the Project Manager for the Development Experience Team
MongoDB Blog: MetLife’s Success with MongoDB
Tracking My Route: Translation of MongoDB University's M101P Course into Spanish
Derick Rethams: Managing Schema Changes...
Nov 21, 2013
As part of a series showcasing our wonderful employees, we're featuring interviews each week, structured as a light Q&A. Last time you met Brendan Coleman, our director of Business Development. This week we're introducing you to Barrie Segal, the Project Manager for the Development Experience team.
What is your role at MongoDB?
I started off as a Support Engineer. Now I’m the...
Nov 19, 2013
On October 26th, 2013, the NYC Monthly Music Hackathon took over a floor of the Woolworth Building to make spooky Halloween inventions.
The challenge of the Haunted Hackathon was to make immersive audiovisual installations that could be experienced either as a Halloween haunted house or an art gallery. As you exited the elevator, you encountered a vibrating pile of amplified halloween...
Nov 19, 2013
MongoDB has helped hundreds of organizations reinvent data management to become more agile and scalable, from geolocation apps like foursquare, to powering next-generation content management systems at MTV. Recently, MetLife faced the challenge of creating a new user-experience optimized application and chose MongoDB as their data engine. The decision resulted in transitioning more than seventy...
Nov 19, 2013
Editor's note: This post was edited on June 23, 2015 to reflect the change from MongoDB Management Service to MongoDB Cloud Manager. Learn more here.
Protecting your mission critical MongoDB data has never been easier or more affordable. MongoDB Cloud Manager provides continuous, online backup with point-in-time recovery of replica sets and consistent snapshots of sharded clusters with...
Nov 18, 2013
Here's what's going on in the MongoDB community this week:
Nov 15, 2013
Here is another weekly roundup of news from the MongoDB community.
Asya Kamsky: Another Way To Group by Dates in MongodB
Object Rocket Blog: Leading Mobile Relationship Management Platform Appboy Scales Horizontally With ObjectRocket MongoDB
Antoine Girbal: UMongo 1.6.0 Released
Twilio: MongoDB Increases User Data Privacy with Twilio
The MongoDB Blog: Reiventing Data Management for...
Nov 14, 2013
One of the primary reasons for MongoDB's popularity is what a friend of mine calls "developer ergonomics." Simply put, MongoDB is very easy to install, configure, maintain and use.
In partnership with Bitnami, the MongoDB development experience just got even better.
Given MongoDB's popularity with web developers, it's increasingly deployed in conjunction with a few...
Nov 13, 2013
It’s been a year since the Richmond MUG’s first meeting last fall kicked off with an introduction to MongoDB. Here are some highlights from their first year.
Robert Fehrmann discussed mongoctl, an open source tool from MongoLab that simplifies the administrative tasks of managing MongoDB instances and clusters. He also introduced mongorctl, an application built by Snagajob to manage...
Nov 12, 2013
The Obama administration faces ongoing criticism for the problems with its HealthCare.gov website and registration system. Connectivity issues as well as a data center crash due to overwhelming site traffic frustrated millions of Americans who had expected a functional government service.
Learning From Experience
Mike Bracken, the first executive Director of Digital for the UK, reflected on...